A suspect in the 2008 Ahmedabad blasts was killed and two of his accomplices arrested in an encounter with Maharashtra ATS on Monday 26th march 2012.
The deceased has been identified as Khaleel, the two arrested are identified as Mohammed Abrar and Mohammed Shabbir.
Acting on tip off ATS reached Himayat baugh of Aurangabad where these three suspects were there.
The Trio opened fire on the ATS first which left a constable wounded. ATS retaliated with them and gunned down Khaleel Khilji.
The trio was also wanted in two other cases in Madhya Pradesh. One of the two arrested was also involved in the murder of a BJP activist.
Ahmedabad was rocked by serial blast on 26th July 2008 which killed 56 people and over 200 were injured.