Zaveri Bazaar Mumbai blasts
Zaveri Bazaar Mumbai blastsReuters

An alleged Indian Mujahideen terrorist accused in the 2011 Zaveri Bazaar blast was held at the Mumbai airport on Tuesday, as per reports. 

Zainul Abedin was arrested by the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad, according to ANI news agency. He was among those wanted for the July 13, 2011, blasts in Mumbai at the Zaveri Bazaar and near the Opera House, in which at least 26 people were killed. 

"We had received information that Abedin would be coming to India to visit his native Bhatkal, and that he would be going there via Mumbai. Accordingly, we laid a trap and arrested him," an ATS officer told the Hindu.

The accused has been sent to police custody till May 6.