Pak national behind Srinagar IED blast, Rs 10 lakh reward

Last Updated: Saturday, September 12, 2009 - 23:44

Srinagar: A Pakistani national is suspected
to be the mastermind of Saturday`s improvised explosive device
blast which killed four persons here and Jammu and Kashmir
government announced a Rs ten lakh reward for information
leading to his arrest.

The Pakistani national has been identified as Rahman,
official sources said.
Terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba is behind the incident for
which the logistics was provided by Hizbul Mujahideen, they
said.

The IED was tied to a gas cylinder which was kept in a
car parked nearly 30m from Srinagar central jail.
The IED went off blowing up a police vehicle carrying
detenus back from a court and leaving four persons, including
three policemen, dead and 14 injured.

Bureau Report



First Published: Saturday, September 12, 2009 - 23:44

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