The Delhi Police on Monday arrested Qureshi, the co-founder of Indian Mujahideen (IM) and ideologue of Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI).
Qureshi will be brought to Gujarat for interrogation on his role in serial bomb blasts, killing 56 in Ahmedabad and other cities in the state, in 2008.
Telangana police on Monday said they wanted the custody of Abdul Subhan Qureshi, the terror accused in the 2008 Gujarat serial blasts, who was caught by the Delhi police on Monday, for his
Qureshi had been on the run since 20 blasts ripped through Gujarat's main city Ahmedabad on July 26, 2008, killing more than 50 people.
The co-founder of the Indian Mujahideen (IM) also linked to SIMI, Qureshi was sent to 14-day police custody after an application was moved by Special Cell of the police in this regard.
Deputy Commissioner of Police Pramod Kushwaha said Qureshi was trying to revive IM and SIMI in Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh.
Delhi police arrests dreaded SIMI-IM terrorist and conspirator of 2008 Gujarat blasts Abdul Subhan Qureshi
According to police, Qureshi was involved in 2008 serial blasts in Gujarat and was in the national capital to execute a big conspiracy ahead of the Republic Day.