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Mumbai blasts: Updates

mumbai Updated: Jul 13, 2011 21:04 IST

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*Three low intensity bomb blasts at Dadar, Zaveri Bazar and Opera House.



*Explosions happened between 6:45 pm and 7:15 pm.



*According to Maharashtra CM, at least 13 people have been killed while 81 injured.



*Fire brigade and Mumbai police carrying out rescue operations.



*Teams of state forensic science laboratory at the spot.



*Team from NSG’s National Bomb Data Centre to reach the spots by midnight from Manesar, Haryana.



*The blasts happened two days after the fifth anniversary of the July 11, 2006 serial train blasts and a day after the anti terrorism squad declared arrest of two top Indian Mujahideen operatives.



*Preliminary reports point to Indian Mujahideen imprint.



*Investigators say the intention of triggering the explosions was more to spread panic rather than kill people.