Family, lawyer meet Delhi blasts suspect in police custody

October 3rd, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Armed with a high court order, family members of a suspect arrested for the Sep 13 Delhi blasts Friday met him in the office of the Delhi Police Special Cell here.The family of terror suspect Zia-ur-Rahman met him along with their lawyer Prashant Bhushan. Zia was arrested from Jamia Nagar Sep 20 for allegedly planting bombs in the capital Sep 13, in which 24 people were killed. They met him at the Special Cell office in Lodhi colony for an hour at around 7 p.m.

After the meeting, Bhushan said: “As far as looks are concerned, it did not seem that my client was tortured in police custody.”

Zia’s family members gave media persons the slip. They had earlier accused Delhi Police of torturing Zia.

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