Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, where they are obligated to fast from dawn to dusk, was celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety across the city on Wednesday.
In view of the 12th anniversary of Mecca Masjid blasts, special police teams have been formed and additional forces deployed in the Old City to prevent any untoward incidents.
A Heritage Telangana official said that there is still time to erect even the scaffolds for the ceiling works which is at a height of 24 metres.
Last month, Reddy had expressed keenness to join BJP, describing it as a "patriotic party", and banners welcoming him into the party were put up, but it did not materialise,
Mecca Masjid blast case: CBI did not provide evidence for claim of Aseemanand's confession to co-jail inmates, says court
In the order, the NIA Special Judge also observed that working for Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh does not make a person communal and anti-social.
The happenings within the NIA headquarters, especially with regard to Mecca Masjid blast probe, indicate that all was not well within the agency over the last two years.
Questioning the NIA’s probe and choice of prosecutor, Hyderabad MP and MIM supremo Asaduddin Owaisi has been raising demands for a retrial in the case.
Mecca Masjid blast case: NIA judge who acquitted five accused reports to work as Hyderabad HC rejects resignation
In his resignation letter, K Ravinder Reddy cited "personal reasons" for his decision and urged that his resignation be accepted and proceeded on leave for 15 days.
Will PM Narendra Modi stand by victims or accused: Majlis Ittehadul Muslimeen supremo Asaduddin Owaisi
"Will Prime Minister Narendra Modi stand with victims of the Mecca Masjid blast, or with the accused who were acquitted in the case," asked Majlis Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) supremo Asaduddin Owaisi
Dilsukhnagar & masjid blasts ‘Those who planted bombs in Mecca Masjid are ‘illegitimate’ children of Godse’.
To ensure nothing illegal is smuggled into city, policemen in ‘mufti’ have been scattered all over Old City, sources say.
Aatiq is a bangle maker who lost his relatives in the blast, had his hopes pinned on the verdict.
Tension palpable in the Old City of Hyderabad after the special NIA court acquitted all five accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case
Monday's verdict led to a political slugfest -- from New Delhi to Hyderabad.
IF the five accused who were acquitted on Monday were not responsible for the blast, and if hundreds of those who were initially arrested and later released were innocent too, who are the actual perpe