Afzal hanging better late than never: Modi

Last Updated: Sat, Feb 09, 2013 04:40 hrs

New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Saturday said the hanging of parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was better late than never.

"Der aaye durast aaye (Better late than never)," Modi said on the microblogging site Twitter.

Afzal Guru was convicted for his role in the attack on Parliament in 2001. He was hanged Saturday morning in Tihar jail.

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