Bomb blasts near Buddhadeb's residence

The explosions occurred at Bondel Road near the Chief Minister's Palm Avenue residence at around 7 am.

india Updated: Feb 17, 2006 11:46 IST

Two bomb blasts rocked close to Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee's residence in Ballygunge area on Friday morning.

The blasts took place following a clash between two groups of a political party.

The explosions occurred at Bondel Road near the Chief Minister's Palm Avenue residence at around 7 am, police sources said.

Three persons were taken into custody by the security personnel posted at the CM's residence.

Nine crude bombs were also recovered from them.

First Published: Feb 17, 2006 10:40 IST