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Abdul Wahid Shaikh

Abdul Wahid Shaikh, a teacher at a school is the only person to be acquitted in the 11 July 2005 Mumbai train bombings. After spending nine years in jail, Abdul Wahid Shaikh was acquitted of all the charges against him in relation to the series of bombings on Mumbai's local trains, in September 2015. But, even a year after he walked out of jail, he claims that the cops continue to harass and torture him. Though the school now lets him teach, his salary is yet to start (Feb 2017)