Mumbai : Mohammed Ajmal Amir Iman, the lone terrorist caught alive during the Nov 26 terror attacks here, was Wednesday further remanded in police custody till Jan 6 by a court here.
Due to security concerns, Ajmal was not produced before a regular court, and Metropolitan magistrate N N Shri Mangale and public prosecutor Eknath Dhumal went to the police lock-up, where the terrorist is being kept.
His extension of police remand was granted in connection with the case registered in the Marine Drive police station for hijacking a Skoda car at gunpoint after abandoning a police jeep.
On Dec 11, the magistrate had visited the Mumbai crime branch, following which Ajmal was remanded in police custody for 14 days.
Ajmal and another terrorist Ismail Khan, who was killed in a shootout with the police, had ambushed and killed six policemen, including Mumbai ATS chief Hemant Karkare, Additional Commissioner of Police Ashok Kamte and Inspector Vijay Salaskar, on Nov 26 night.