Swami Aseemanand released from Chanchalguda Central Jail

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Mar. 31 (ANI): A Hyderabad court on Friday released Mecca Masjid blast case accused Swami Aseemanand from Chanchalguda Central Jail.

Earlier in the week, the court also granted conditional bail to Aseemanad, paving way for his release from jail after seven years.

Aseemanand has been asked to surrender his passport and not leave Hyderabad without permission from the court.

In August 2014, the Punjab and Haryana Court had granted bail to Aseemanand in the 2007 Samjhauta train blast and on March 8 this month, he was granted bail by a Jaipur court in the 2007 Ajmer Dargah blast case as well.

As many as nine people were killed and several others injured when an IED exploded inside the Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad on May 18, 2007. (ANI)