Executed Mumbai attacker will "inspire" more attacks - LeT commander

ISLAMABAD Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:13am EST

ISLAMABAD Nov 21 (Reuters) - Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, executed in India on Wednesday for his role in the 2008 Mumbai massacre, was a "hero" who will inspire more attacks, said a senior commander of the Pakistani militant group accused of masterminding the attack.

"He was a hero and will inspire other fighters to follow his path," the commander of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) told Reuters by telephone from an undisclosed location.