The terror module involved in Bodhgaya temple blasts in Bihar could be a new one as the unexploded IEDs do not have not signatures of bombs which were used in previous terror strikes across the country.
A day after the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar handed over the Bodh Gaya serial blasts case probe to the NIA, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde arrived at the blasts site on Wednesday.
There has been a spurt in terror strikes and Maoist attacks in the country because of the Centre`s `weakness` to deal firmly with such activities, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged.
Investigators probing the multiple blasts in Bodhgaya temple believe that at least three to four terrorists visited the complex to plant the 13 bombs as each explosive might have weighed four to five kg with cylinder.
The Mahabodhi temple will reopen for public on Monday evening even as the NIA, Intelligence Bureau (IB) and forensic experts continued with their probe into the serial blasts at the world famous religious site of Bodh Gaya in Bihar.