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Abdul Karim Tunda,Lashkar-e-Taiba's Bomb Expert arrested by Delhi Police

The Delhi Police on 16 August 2013 arrested one of India's 20 most wanted terrorists, Abdul Karim Tunda

Aug 17, 2013 11:19 IST
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The Delhi Police on 16 August 2013 arrested one of India's 20 most wanted terrorists, Abdul Karim Tunda, from Indo-Nepal border. 70-year-old Tunda, a bomb expert of Lashkar-e-Taiba outfit, was wanted in 21 terror cases. Tunda was arrested by the Special Cell of Delhi police and produced in a Delhi court.

Born in western UP and allegedly indoctrinated into the terrorist activities of Pakistan's ISI in the eighties, Tunda was trained in making improvised explosive devices and ranks number 15 in the dossier India handed over to Pakistan after the Mumbai attacks.

After the serial blasts, Tunda allegedly fled to Bangladesh where he came under direct command of Lashkar chief Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi and soon became LeT's top bomb maker under the guidance of Lakhvi.

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