Takla fled India 25 years in the past after the 1993 serial blasts in Mumbai and a Crimson Corner Observe was issued against him in 1995.
He was brought to Mumbai previously on Thursday and taken to the CBI offices for questioning. He will be generated before a TADA courtroom in the metropolis later on in the working day for remand.
Senior advocate Ujjwal Nikam known as the growth a “massive blow” to the don’s gang.
“This is a huge success. He was associated in 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts, the links of which can be traced back again to Dubai. This is a massive blow to D-Gang,” Nikam remarked.
Previously this week, criminal lawyer Shyam Keswani mentioned
Dawood himself was “keen to return to India”
+ but with selected preconditions, which were being not acceptable to the Indian authorities.
A single of the conditions laid down by the gangster is that he be lodged in the large-stability Arthur Road Central Jail (ARCJ) in Mumbai.
Keswani’s assertion comes months after Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) president Raj Thackeray designed very similar remarks, boasting that Dawood was reportedly negotiating a ‘settlement’ with the Centre.
The MNS chief experienced mentioned Dawood was really ill and wanted to expend his previous times in India.
Some 257 men and women were being killed and over 700 were being wounded in the March 12, 1993, serial blasts across the country’s money cash.
(With inputs from companies)