Did Kasab hanged to follow instruction of Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik?
Is decision of hanging Ajmal Kasab before Afjal Guru taken for national interest or for Congress interest in coming 2014 election?
Is partiality in the tackling terrorism and hanging Ajmal Kasab as well as delaying in hanging Afzal Guru good for national interest or for the interest of Congress party?
The order to hang Ajmal Kasab is believed to be the second quickest in the country after the case of Banswara-based Ramchandra alias Raoji. What have Government of India to say about the delaying on Parliament attacker Afzal Guru? Did Government of India delay for awaiting 2014 election?
On Nov 10, 2011: Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik has said that 26/11 attacker Ajmal Amir Kasab is a terrorist and should be hanged.
What about Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru Afjal Guru?
What Indian Govt has to say?
"Kasab is a terrorist, a non-state actor who should go to gallows and his accomplices too. So should perpetrators of the Samjhauta Express blast," said Rehman Malik.
Here we want to remind him: A Pakistani court ordered the release of the founder of an outlawed Islamist militant group blamed by India for bloody train blasts in Mumbai in July, his lawyer said.
Hafiz Mohammad Saeed founded Lashkar-e-Taiba in the early 1990s but quit as leader days after India accused it of involvement in an attack on the Indian parliament in December 2001, which brought Pakistan and India to the brink of a war.
Indian police also accused Lashkar-e-Taiba and Pakistan's military spy agency, Inter-Services Intelligence, of involvement in the July 11 bomb blasts on commuter trains in Mumbai that killed 186 people and wounded hundreds.
Indian Govt tough on terror?
Since September, 2005, when SC dismissed petitions seeking review of its judgement upholding the death sentence on Afzal Guru in the December 13, 2001, Parliament attack case, the convicted terrorist has been marking time in Tihar. Why the delay?
Pakistan defended Afjal Guru
Pakistan foreign minister Kasoori has defended Afzal Guru in a statement. Besides Hurriyat now Pakistan finds more allies in Kashmir.
Aijaz vs Omar Abdullah CM of Kashmir
Aijaz, brother of Afzal Guru wanted the hanging of his brother. Aijaz, brother of Afzal Guru said::” I swear to Khuda that Afzal was a Jaish-e-Mohammad operative & helped in terror attacks,"
In Addu (Maldives) on September 28, 2011, there was an Uproar in J&K assembly over resolution for clemency to Afzal Guru. Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah said he was worried that the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru could revive militancy in the state. "I have to be concerned about the hanging of Afzal Guru. It has implications not just for the state but for the centre too,"
"As far as I am concerned, the court has already decided. The Supreme Court has given its decision. The matter is now pending with the Home Ministry. The President has returned that (mercy petition) to the Home Ministry. Let's wait...Justice has to be done," Union Minister Farooq Abdullah former CM of Kashmir said yesterday reacting to a question outside Parliament House.
His statement came amid calls for speedy hanging of Afzal gained momentum after the execution of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks convict Ajmal Kasab. Earlier, BJP and Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh wanted the government to "expedite" the decision on the issue of Afzal Guru, who was sentenced to death in 2004.
President Pranab Mukherjee has returned seven mercy petitions, including that of Guru, for consideration of the Home Ministry.
Speaking to reporters, Union Home Minister Shinde said, “Afzal Guru's file will not be kept pending for long. I will clear Afzal Guru's file within 48 hours of its receipt.”
Afzal Guru as MP?