Tanveer Ahmed Mohammed Ibrahim Ansari, 40

(Source: Express Photo By Prashant Nadkar)

The 40-year-old is a resident of Agripada and has been convicted for attending terror camps in Pakistan and surveying the local trains in which the blasts took place.Tanveer, who has eight siblings, completed a degree in Unani medicine from Nagpur and was associated with the Students Islamic Movement of India. Tanveer denies his association with SIMI but was part of a relief team organised by SIMI and sent to Gujarat after the January 2001 earthquake. He was picked up months later and booked by the Mumbai Police after he was found sitting in a library operated by SIMI, which had been banned by then.In spite of being booked and being under surveillance, Tanveer was allowed to fly to Iran in 2004 for what he claimed was a pilgrimage. He was later picked up by the Mumbai Police in 2006 from the intensive care unit of a hospital where he was treating a patient.


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