January 2002 News

Blast in Jammu grain market, 2 killed

17 January 2002
The Times of India

JAMMU: Two persons were killed and eight others injured, some of them seriously, when a bomb exploded in the Kanak Mandi area of Jammu city on Thursday evening, a police spokesmen said.He said the explosion took place at a shop in the Mandi, the biggest market in the city, at about 7.00 pm. The injured eight were rushed to hospital, he said.Senior police officials have rushed to the spot and the area has been cordoned. An investigation into the incident has been ordered and further details are awaited, the spokesman added.


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