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Six of Usman Khan terror gang also free to walk streets

Bomb plot jihadists: Top from left, Mohammed Shahjahan, Shah Mohammed Rahman and Gurukanth Desai. Bottom from left, Abdul Malik Miah, Nazam Hussain and Omar Sharif Latif. They admitted terror charges in 2012 PICTURES: EPA

SIX of the terrorist plotters who were jailed with London Bridge attacker Usman Khan in 2012 have also been released from prison.

All nine jihadists were members of an al-Qaeda-inspired cell which plotted to blow up the London Stock Exchange and kill Boris Johnson.

Khan is dead, one is still in prison and another was convicted for a further terror plot — leaving six back on the streets, it is believed.

Appeal: Lord Justice Leveson PICTURE: REX

Three of the nine — Khan, Mohammad Shahjahan and Nazam Hussein — won an appeal in 2013 which changed their indefinite prison terms to fixed sentences.

Allowing their appeal, Lord Justice Leveson found they had been ‘wrongly characterised’ as more dangerous than the others.

Khan was released in 2018 after serving half of his fixed term — and the other two have also been freed, The Sun on Sunday reported. Of the others, four — Shah Mohammed Rahman, Omar Sharif Latif, Gurukanth Desai and Abdul Malik Miah — have also been released.

In 2017, Mohibur Rahman was jailed again for plotting a ‘Lee Rigby-style’ attack on security forces. It leaves Mohammed Moksudur Choudhury, who The Daily Telegraph reports is still in prison. At the trial in 2012, Woolwich crown court heard a target list found at one of their homes included the names of the Dean of St Paul’s Cathedral and Boris Johnson, who was then mayor of London.