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Samjhauta train blasts: 5 held

2 suspects held in Rajasthan and UP, one detained in Delhi.

india Updated: Feb 22, 2007 15:40 IST

Security agencies on Wednesday night detained five persons in a coordinated raid in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and the walled city in New Delhi in connection with last Sunday's blasts in Samjhauta Express.

Sources said two persons each were held in Rajasthan and UP while one was detained in Old Delhi.

The blasts in two coaches of the train near Panipat left 68 people dead.

First Published: Feb 22, 2007 11:05 IST