Top Cong leaders want Afzal Guru hanged now – Daily News & Analysis
The hanging of 26/11 terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab on the eve of a stormy Parliament session and about three weeks before Gujarat goes to polls has its political significance. To some extent, it neutralises the BJP logic that the UPA-2 is weak-kneed when it comes to taking tough decisions on internal security issues.
As news of Kasab’s execution spread on Wednesday, Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi wanted to know what action was being contemplated in the case of Afzal Guru, Parliament attack death row convict. The BJP borrowed Modi’s rhetoric and continued asking the Afzal…
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