Advertisement

HindustanTimes Sat,30 Aug 2014

NIA, NSG teams rushed to blasts sites: Shinde

PTI  Mumbai, October 27, 2013
First Published: 19:01 IST(27/10/2013) | Last Updated: 19:03 IST(27/10/2013)
NIA and NSG teams have been rushed to the blats sites in Patna, Union home minister Sushilkumar Shinde said in Mumbai on Sunday.

   
"There were five blasts in and around Gandhi Maidan in Patna where five people were killed and 72 people were injured. I am in contact with the Bihar government," Shinde told reporters here on the sidelines of a function.
   
Shinde also informed that the NIA team stationed at Bodh Gaya in Bihar in connection with the July bombings was also being rushed to the site of explosions in Patna.
   
When asked if it was a terror strike, the home minister evaded a direct reply, saying he was giving whatever information he had with him.

Advertisement
more from India

Jharkhand: Another 'love jihad' case sparks protests

Another case of 'love jihad' has surfaced in Jharkhand, this time in the Maoist-affected Chatra district. A Muslim youth impersonating as a Hindu has allegedly sexually exploited a minor Hindu girl over the last 10 months.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved