Advertisement

HindustanTimes Tue,16 Sep 2014

PM Manmohan Singh condemns Patna blasts

IANS  New Delhi, October 27, 2013
First Published: 15:05 IST(27/10/2013) | Last Updated: 15:07 IST(27/10/2013)

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday condemned the serial blasts in Patna and called upon chief minister Nitish Kumar to speedily investigate and punish the perpetrators.

The prime minister spoke to Nitish Kumar on telephone and urged people to maintain calm.

"The prime minister condemns the blasts which occurred at several places in Patna. He appeals to the people to maintain peace and calm," the Prime Minister Office's said on twitter.

A bomb exploded at the Patna railway station Sunday morning killing one man. Two more blasts took place at the Gandhi Maidan and three outside.

The blasts took place hours before BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi addressed a rally at the ground.


Advertisement
more from India

Kashmir floods - a story of destroyed ecology

The ravaging Kashmir floods have another story to tell --- devastation of local ecology and natural water system by unplanned development for political reasons. Half of the Srinagar's water-bodies have been lost and the natural linkages waterways cease to exist.

Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved