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Need more information to conclude Lakhvi’s trial: Pakistan


Sartaj Aziz

Karachi: Pakistan’s Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs and National Security Sartaj Aziz has said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was told by his Pakisani counterpart Nawaz Sharif that more information is needed to conclude the trial of the alleged mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai attack Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi.

According to the Dawn, Lakhvi was from released Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi after a court ordered dismissal of detention orders issued against him by the Okara DCO on March 14. Lakhvi is among the seven persons charged with planning and helping carry out the 2008 Mumbai attacks. Lakhvi was believed to be the operational head of the banned Laskhar-i-Taiba (LeT) at the time of the attack.