BJP today said that the Batla House encounter verdict has vindicated its stand that the incident was not "fake" and hit out at the Congress for playing "rank votebank politics" on the issue of terror.
Chidambaram said even the National Human Rights Commission as well as the (Delhi) High Court too had held that there was no reason to doubt the genuineness of the encounter.
Following is the series of events leading to conviction of suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist Shahzad in the September 19, 2008 Batla House encounter case by a Delhi court
Shahzad, an accused in the 2008 Delhi serial blast case, was arrested in Uttar Pradhesh in February 2010.
From interviews with investigators and classified police documents, Firstpost has assembled the story Shahzad Ahmad's journey into the Indian Mujahideen
A Delhi court on Thursday pronounced lone suspected Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmad guilty of murder in the 2008 Batla House encounter case.
A Delhi court will today pronounce its verdict in the controversial 2008 Batla House encounter case in which lone suspected Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmad has been facing trial.