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'I forgive you': Here's what jail officials say were Yakub Memon's last words

Aug 03, 2015

'I forgive you': Here's what jail officials say were Yakub Memon's last words

There are several versions of what happened minutes before Yakub Memon was hanged and the latest reports suggest that he had told the jail officials that he would forgive them because they were only doing their duty. #Mumbai #TheySaidIt #Nagpur #jail #1993 Mumbai blasts #execution #Yakub Memon #last words
Yakub Memon's last journey: Noose in Nagpur and finally Mumbai's bada qabristan

Jul 31, 2015

Yakub Memon's last journey: Noose in Nagpur and finally Mumbai's bada qabristan

Thousands turned up to pay their respects to Yakub Memon after he was hanged on Thursday in the Nagpur central jail. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Mumbai #President #Nagpur #Mahim #Yakub Memon
1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon buried in Mumbai amid tight security

Jul 30, 2015

1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon buried in Mumbai amid tight security

The body of Yakub Memon, hanged on Thursday morning at Nagpur Central Prison for his role in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, was buried at Bada Khabristan. #India #NewsTracker #Mumbai #1993 Mumbai blasts #hanging #Yakub Memon #Marine Lines #Nagpur central prison #Bada Khabristan
Hangman from Yerwada jail, who hanged Kasab, carried out Yakub's execution too

Jul 30, 2015

Hangman from Yerwada jail, who hanged Kasab, carried out Yakub's execution too

Yakub Memon, the lone 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict, was on Wednesday executed by the same prison constable from Yerwada jail who carried out the hanging of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab, one of the perpetrators of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, three years ago. #NewsTracker #Nagpur #Death Penalty #Kasab #Yerwada Jail #Yakub Memon #Hangman
Yakub Memon's final moments: Hallucinations, a birthday cake and then anger

Jul 30, 2015

Yakub Memon's final moments: Hallucinations, a birthday cake and then anger

On his last day, even as his lawyers approached the Supreme Court and President seeking to delay his hanging, Yakub Memon went from being calm after learning his fate to reportedly suffering from hallucinations. #India #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Cake #Yakub Memon #Nagpur Central Jail
Yakub Memon, 1993 Mumbai blasts convict, hanged at Nagpur jail

Jul 30, 2015

Yakub Memon, 1993 Mumbai blasts convict, hanged at Nagpur jail

Yakub Memon, 1993 blasts convict, was hanged to death on Thursday after his last ditch attempts to get a reprieve failed in the early morning in the Supreme Court. #BigStory #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #1993 blasts #Devendra Fadnavis #Yakub Memon execution #nagpur jail
End of the road for Yakub Memon: President rejects 1993 blasts convict's mercy plea

Jul 29, 2015

End of the road for Yakub Memon: President rejects 1993 blasts convict's mercy plea

Yakub Memon, facing gallows in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, is all set to be executed on Thursday morning at 7 with the Supreme Court on Wednesday clearing all legal hurdles by holding that there was "no legal fallacy" and "fault" in the death warrant issued against him. #India #Congress #BJP #Supreme Court #Mumbai blasts #Indian judiciary #Tiger Memon #Yakub Memon #1993 Mumbai blast case #nagpur jail
Countdown for Yakub Memon's hanging begins at Nagpur jail, security beefed up in Mumbai

Jul 29, 2015

Countdown for Yakub Memon's hanging begins at Nagpur jail, security beefed up in Mumbai

With the Supreme Court rejecting relief to Yakub Memon, the countdown for the hanging of the only death-row convict of 1993 Mumbai blasts case on Thursday has started at the Nagpur Central Prison in Nagpur. #India #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Death Penalty #Mercy plea #Yakub Memon #Nagpur Prison
Nagpur jail prepares for execution of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon

Jul 24, 2015

Nagpur jail prepares for execution of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon

Preparations are in full swing at the Nagpur Central Prison for the execution of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon. #India #Terrorism #NewsTracker #hanging #Yakub Memon #1993 Mumbai blasts convict #Nagpur central prison