The petitioner must have been a child when the said blasts took place. The details of the petitioner and her husband disclose that they have roots in UAE and their whereabouts can, therefore, be stated to be well-known, the court observed.
Farooq, arrested under the now repealed Terrorism And Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, was sent to Arthur Road jail after the CBI submitted before the court that it does not require his further custody.
The TADA (Terrorist and Disruptive Activities Prevention Act) court dropped certain charges against Salem in 2013 after the CBI said those charges were against the extradition treaty between India and Portugal from where Salem was deported in 2005.
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh Saturday came out in support of demand to pardon Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt,who has been sentenced to five years imprisonment under the Arms Act in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case.