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Kasab gets death penalty

<p>Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam holds up a document with a cover of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab at Arthur Road Jail, where Kasab's trial was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam holds up a document with a cover of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab at Arthur Road Jail, where Kasab's trial was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam holds up a document with a cover of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab at Arthur Road Jail, where Kasab's trial was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Members of a social group called "Fight Against Terrorism" carry an effigy of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab during celebrations in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Amit Dave</p>

Members of a social group called "Fight Against Terrorism" carry an effigy of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab during celebrations in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Members of a social group called "Fight Against Terrorism" carry an effigy of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab during celebrations in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Amit Dave

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<p>Activists from National Institute of Jihad against Atrocities and Terrorism shout slogans as they celebrate the death sentence of Pakistani citizen Mohammad Ajmal Kasab in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer</p>

Activists from National Institute of Jihad against Atrocities and Terrorism shout slogans as they celebrate the death sentence of Pakistani citizen Mohammad Ajmal Kasab in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

Activists from National Institute of Jihad against Atrocities and Terrorism shout slogans as they celebrate the death sentence of Pakistani citizen Mohammad Ajmal Kasab in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Members of a social group called "Fight against Terrorism" celebrate the death sentence of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Amit Dave</p>

Members of a social group called "Fight against Terrorism" celebrate the death sentence of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Members of a social group called "Fight against Terrorism" celebrate the death sentence of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Amit Dave

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<p>Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam displays gestures as he speaks to the media outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam displays gestures as he speaks to the media outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta more

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam displays gestures as he speaks to the media outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam talks to the media outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010.  REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam talks to the media outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam talks to the media outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Paramilitary troops patrol outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Paramilitary troops patrol outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Paramilitary troops patrol outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>K.P. Pawar, Defence Lawyer of lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, waves outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Kasab is being held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

K.P. Pawar, Defence Lawyer of lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, waves outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Kasab is being held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

K.P. Pawar, Defence Lawyer of lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, waves outside Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Kasab is being held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam shows victory signs upon his arrival at Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks is being held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam shows victory signs upon his arrival at Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks is being held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam shows victory signs upon his arrival at Arthur Road Jail, where the trial of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks is being held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>K.P. Pawar, Defence Lawyer of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, waves outside Arthur Road Jail where Kasab is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

K.P. Pawar, Defence Lawyer of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, waves outside Arthur Road Jail where Kasab is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

K.P. Pawar, Defence Lawyer of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, waves outside Arthur Road Jail where Kasab is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>A member of a paramilitary troop patrols outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

A member of a paramilitary troop patrols outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

A member of a paramilitary troop patrols outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Activists from Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), a Hindu hardline group, shout slogans as they burn an effigy of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the Mumbai attacks, during a protest in the northern Indian city of Allahabad May 5, 2010. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash</p>

Activists from Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), a Hindu hardline group, shout slogans as they burn an effigy of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the Mumbai attacks, during a protest in the northern Indian city of Allahabad May 5, 2010....more

Activists from Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), a Hindu hardline group, shout slogans as they burn an effigy of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the Mumbai attacks, during a protest in the northern Indian city of Allahabad May 5, 2010. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

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<p>Paramilitary troops patrol outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Paramilitary troops patrol outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Paramilitary troops patrol outside Arthur Road Jail, where Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is held in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam holds up a document with a cover of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab at Arthur Road Jail, where Kasab's trial was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta</p>

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam holds up a document with a cover of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab at Arthur Road Jail, where Kasab's trial was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Special Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam holds up a document with a cover of Mohammad Ajmal Kasab at Arthur Road Jail, where Kasab's trial was held, in Mumbai May 6, 2010. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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