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Explosives Act case: Khalistani militant Mintoo acquitted in yet another case

The self-styled chief of the Khalistan Liberation Force, Mintoo, was freed from the Nabha jail in Patiala with his aide and four gangsters. He was eventually nabbed from Nizamuddin station, New Delhi.

punjab Updated: Sep 13, 2017 12:48 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times, Patiala
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Khalistan Liberation Force chief Harminder Singh Mintoo, centre, was arrested from the railway station in Delhi.(HT File )

A local court on Wednesday acquitted Harminder Singh Mintoo in relation to an Explosive Act case registered against him in 2010 at Nabha.

Police theory, in which it claimed that Mintoo has funded explosive that were found from two persons at Nabha, fell flat in the court of additional sessions judge RS Hundal. It is Mintoo’s second acquittal — he was earlier acquitted in the Nabha bottling plant explosion case. More cases, including the Nabha jail break and other terror activity-related cases, are still going on against Mintoo.

Mintoo recently hit headlines after he fled from jail in the infamous Nabha jail break case.

The self-styled chief of the Khalistan Liberation Force, Mintoo, was freed from the Nabha jail in Patiala with his aide and four gangsters. He was eventually nabbed from Nizamuddin station, New Delhi.