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Serial explosions: The day in 2005 when 3 blasts shattered Delhi's peace

The serial explosions that rocked Delhi were the biggest terrorist strike in India, outside Kashmir

IANS  |  New Delhi 

It was a busy Saturday evening in Delhi, just two days before Diwali, when three blasts shattered the peace of the national capital on October 29, 2005, claiming the lives of 67 and leaving over 210 people injured. The serial explosions that rocked Delhi were the biggest terrorist strike in India, outside Kashmir, since the Bombay (now Mumbai) blasts of 1993. The scenes at the blast sites were horrific with dead bodies, blood and destruction all around. The first blast took place at Paharganj in Central Delhi, near the New Delhi Railway Station at around 5.38 p.m., ripping ...

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First Published: Fri, February 17 2017. 09:38 IST
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