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Hyderabad Blasts

BJP condoles loss of lives, demands thorough probe
PTI
New Delhi, February 21, 2013
First Published: 20:58 IST(21/2/2013)
Last Updated: 11:52 IST(22/2/2013)

BJP president Rajnath Singh on Thursday condoled the lost of lives in Hyderabad blasts and demanded that the government conduct a thorough probe into the incident.

"I express my condolences to the family members of those killed in the blast. This is a condemnable incident. I hope the government will take appropriate action to provide immediate and adequate relief to those injured in the blast," Singh said.

Nine people were killed and 32 injured tonight when at least three powerful serial blasts rocked a busy commercial hub of Hyderabad close to a crowded bus stand at Dilsukhnagar.

Singh also demanded that a thorough probe be ordered to find out the culprits and bring them to book.

He also said government should take steps to prevent recurrence of such incidents in future.

The blasts took place during the peak hour outside a roadside eatery near Konark cinema theatre in the locality resulting in a stampede-like situation with people trying to run for safety.


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