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New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged on Saturday a few metres away from the Tihar Jail cell where he was lodged since 2001, said the jail's Director General Vimla Mehra Saturday.

"He was hanged at 8 a.m. today (Saturday). He was lodged in special security jail number 3 and was hanged about 20 metres away from the cell," Mehra told IANS.

Afzal Guru was convicted for his role in the attack on the Indian parliament in 2001.

First Published On : Feb 9, 2013 23:15 IST

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