Mumbai: A special court on Friday convicted 60 Somali pirates who were caught in Indian waters in 2011. The case was abated against one accused who died during trial. Special judge Jayendra C Jagdale sentenced the accused to seven years’ imprisonment on charges of attempt to murder and kidnapping.
It’s the fourth and last conviction of Somali pirates in custody in the city over the last month; 119 pirates have been convicted so far.
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