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Timeline: Hafiz Mohammad Saeed

Following is the timeline on Hafiz Mohammad Saeed.

world Updated: Jun 02, 2009 16:13 IST

Following is the timeline on Hafiz Mohammad Saeed.

1991: Hafiz Mohammad Saeed sets up Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT).

2001, December 13: Indian Parliament attacked. 14 dead.

2001, December 21: Pakistan puts Hafiz under house arrest after the attacks on Indian Parliament. Later released on parole in February 2002.

2006, July 11: A series of seven explosions on suburban Mumbai trains. LeT is again suspected to be behind the attacks.

2006, July 21: India asks Musharraf to ban Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and arrest its leaders, including Hafiz in connection with the Mumbai train blasts. Pakistan rejected the demand.

2006, August 9: Hafiz again placed under house arrest for a month for "security reason". He had wanted to hold a rally in Lahore on 14 August (Pakistani Independence Day).

2008, December 10: UN declares JuD as a front for LeT and labels it a banned organisation.

2008, December 11: Pakistan bans JuD.

2008, December 11: Hafiz, the mastermind of the Mumbai attacks, is put under house arrest following the UN decision.

2008, November 26: Coordinated shooting and bomb blasts across Mumbai. LeT and JuD involvement suspected.

2009, May 20: India gives fresh information to Pakistan relating to 26/11 and on the key planners including Hafiz Saeed.

2009, June : The Lahore High Court orders the release of banned group Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed citing insufficient evidence as the reason for lifting the house arrest.

First Published: Jun 02, 2009 15:40 IST