Terror suspect Afzal Usmani escapes from court in Mumbai

Afzal Usmani was a key firgure in the bomb blasts that rocked India in 2008 and was arrested the same year.

MUMBAI: Afzal Usmani, an accused in 2008 Ahmedabad and Surat blast cases, on Friday escapes from MCOCA court in Mumbai. The court has issued arrest warrant against them.

Usmani was arrested in 2008. He was a key firgure in the bomb blasts that rocked India in the same year.

He is not a prominent member of Indian Mujahideen but certainly his arrest led to the chain reaction of many high-ranked IM operatives.