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Bomb Blasts in Mumbai

45 people have been killed and 150 people injured in two bomb blasts that have occured in South Mumbai. “Rediff”:http://www.rediff.com/news/mumbai-blasts.htm has extensive coverage of the event, so do bloggers “Yazad”:http://www.yazadjal.com/mt/archives/000112.html and “Sameer”:http://supersam5.blogspot.com/2003_08_24_supersam5_archive.html#106180019265145295 from Mumbai.

“Jihva”:http://www.jivha.com/blog/archives/000397.html writes:

bq. Today was the day the Archeological Survey of India�s(ASI) report on the existence of a temple on the disputed Babri Masjid site was to have been released. The blasts came hours after the release of the report – so evidently they�d been planned for today.

Update: “More than 100 detonators found on rail tracks”:http://in.rediff.com/news/2003/aug/25blast32.htm

bq. Hours after twin bomb blasts in Mumbai killed 46 people, more than 100 detonators were found from a railway track at a place about 60 km from Nashik just an hour before an express train carrying mostly Kumbh pilgrims was to pass, senior police and railway officials in Nashik said.

3 Responses to Bomb Blasts in Mumbai

  1. BALASUBRAMANIA'S MANIA August 25, 2003 at 11:12 am #

    BOMBAY BLASTS

    Jivha on today’s very unfortunate Bombay blasts. He links to the Archeological commission’s report (see article here) that was released today regarding the existence (or non-existence) of a Rama temple where the mosque stood. My feelings are pretty mix…

  2. BALASUBRAMANIA'S MANIA August 25, 2003 at 11:12 am #

    BOMBAY BLASTS

    Jivha on today’s very unfortunate Bombay blasts. He links to the Archeological commission’s report (see article here) that was released today regarding the existence (or non-existence) of a Rama temple where the mosque stood. My feelings are pretty mix…

  3. BALASUBRAMANIA'S MANIA August 25, 2003 at 11:12 am #

    BOMBAY BLASTS

    Jivha on today’s very unfortunate Bombay blasts. He links to the Archeological commission’s report (see article here) that was released today regarding the existence (or non-existence) of a Rama temple where the mosque stood. My feelings are pretty mix…

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