Police personel stand guard outside Yakub Memon's house in Mumbai on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

An ambulance carrying the body of Yakub Memon stands at Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Airport to transport Memon's body to Mumbai. -PTI

An ambulance carrying the body of Yakub Memon at Marine Lines on Thursday. (Photo: Debasish Dey)

PM Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi during the funeral of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram. (Photo: PTI)

Vishwa Hindu Parishad workers celebrate the hanging of Yakub Memon in Allahabad on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh speaks in the Rajya Sabha in New Delhi on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

People offer special prayers for Yakub Memon at Idgah Ujaleshah in Hyderabad on Thursday. (Photo: AFP)

Sheikh Abdul Rashid, along with Awami Itihaad Party leaders and workers, during a protest against the hanging of Yakub Memon.

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