Brief – Delhi Serial Blast, Saturday 13th 2008
Filed Under: Lifestyle, Media & Tech | Posted: 09/13/2008 at 11:39PM
Comments | Region: India
Delhi Serial blast have rock the city. Too much is being discussed over news channels and print media. Here is a brief about the accident:
5 Blasts - 3 Bombs Placed in dustbins, 1 on cycle and 1 in CNG fitted auto.
Key Witness – An 11 year old balloon sellet saw two people dressed in black , placing a polythene bag in dustbin in connaught place. Bomb went off in CP just 15 min later after the guy saw them.
Safety Steps - Red Alert Declared. All Major markets like Sarojini Nagar, CP Bengali Market, Lajpat Nagar etc.evacuated and closed. mobile and internet connections broken in few major areas. 4 bombs defused, considered part of the serial blast.
Impacts - Metro stops operating just after the incident. Injured people hospitalised in near locations. The news spread like all across the country in few minutes. One urgent meeting called by Home Minister to look into the issue. Panic in the city. People getting angry over terrorism in country and continuous blast across the nation. PM and Congress leader Sonia Gandhi visited to location with tight security. Life jammed in the city for few hours.
Police Controversy – Police find that the email about the blast was sent from mumbai. 5 blast occured, 4 defused and whats next? Although Indian Mujahideen has taken the responsibility police is still looking into the matter for more details. The terror wire seems to be connected from Mumbai.