Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, executed in India on Wednesday for his role in the 2008 Mumbai massacre, was a “hero” who will inspire more attacks, said a senior commander of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
“He was a hero and will inspire other fighters to follow his path,” the commander of the militant group accused of masterminding the attack told Reuters by telephone from an undisclosed location.
Meanwhile Pakistani Taliban expressed shock over the hanging of Kasab on the Indian soil. Pakistani Taliban’s spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan termed the death of Kasab as a big loss further stating that hi execution on the Indian soil came as a shocking news.
Story first published: 21st November 2012