2008, Chandigarh, India
Updated at 3:00 am (IST)
|Ahmedabad blasts’ toll 49;
More bombs defused
Now, Surat on terror radar
Cops find 2 cars with explosives; Bomb defused near hospital
|Surat/Ahmedabad, July 27
After Bangalore and Ahmedabad, the diamond city of Surat today came under the terrorists’ scanner with two cars stuffed with explosives being found, a live bomb defused and a SIMI activist arrested in
connection with the serial
A member of the bomb disposal squad defuses a bomb found in a rubbish container in Ahmedabad on Sunday. — AFP
the death toll has mounted
Dry run at
Bangalore, July 27
A day before the serial blasts in the city, the perpetrators of the explosions appeared to have carried out a dry run
by triggering a similar blast in
Channapatna, about 35 km from here.
SIMI activist arrested
An activist of the
banned militant outfit, SIMI, was nabbed from the walled
city area today in connection with yesterday’s blasts.
Threat mail traced to Navi Mumbai flat
Mumbai, July 27
The anti-terror squad and cyber crime cell of the Mumbai police today raided a flat in the suburb of Sanpada in Navi Mumbai, after an email allegedly sent by the “Indian Mujahideen” claiming responsibility for yesterday’s bomb blasts in Ahmedabad was traced to a computer here.