#BatlaHouseEncounter

16 March.Delhi, India
Ariz Khan was awarded the death penalty on Monday for the murder of Delhi Police Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma. (PTI Photo)

  • The Batla House encounter took place on September 19, 2008
  • Ariz Khan was allegedly associated with the Indian Mujahideen
  • He was 24-year-old at the time of the incident

15 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Convict in the Batla House encounter case, Ariz Khan, allegedly associated with the terrorist organisation Indian Mujahideen. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • A Delhi court on Monday awarded death penalty Ariz Khan
  • Ariz Khan is a prime convict in 2008 Delhi serial bombings and Batla house encounter case
  • The blasts killed 39 people and injured 159

15 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Ariz Khan has been awarded death penalty for killing a policeman in 2008 Batla House encounter case. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The court called the case 'rarest of rare case'
  • Ariz Khan has also been fined Rs 11 lakh
  • Khan has been convicted for the murder of police inspector Mohan Chand Sharma