A special court has sentenced 36 people to death in a series of blasts in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India in 2006. This information was given in the report of NDTV online on Friday.
Eleven people have been sentenced to death in the same case. Gujarat Special Court Judge AR Patel pronounced the sentence.
After more than 13 years, the trial ended in September last year. On February 8, a special court in Gujarat convicted 49 accused. He acquitted 26 others.
The court today announced the sentence against 49 convicts.
A series of explosions took place at 21 places in Ahmedabad city within 60 minutes on July 26, 2006.
The blast killed at least 56 people. More than 200 people were injured.
The bomber struck shortly after noon in front of a crowd of 2,000 people, according to police.
In 2010, the Indian government declared the IMK a terrorist organization and banned it.
The trial of the serial blasts in Ahmedabad began in December 2009. There were 6 accused in the case. One of the accused became a witness.