INDIA: AJMAL KASAB HANDED DOWN DEATH SENTENCE
November 23, 2011: Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab was handed down the death sentence for his role in the 26/11 attack in Mumbai. Pronouncing the verdict, Special Court judge M L Tahaliyani said the case fell in the rarest of rarest category as defined by the Supreme Court and hence Kasab will have to face the hangman's noose.
Kasab was pronounced guilty May 3 in the November 26, 2008 Mumbai terror attack and the Special Judge's sentencing came in the afternoon. (Sources: News.in.msn.com, 23/11/2011)