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Attacks show terrorists active despite global coalition: Advani

Home minister L K Advani on Tuesday told Parliament that terrorist strikes at an army camp and on a civilian bus, killing 30 persons and injuring 48 others, was timed to demonstrate to the world that despite the global fight against terrorism, terrorists are not likely to be cowed down.

Home minister L K Advani on Tuesday told Parliament that terrorist strikes at an army camp and on a civilian bus, killing 30 persons and injuring 48 others, was timed to demonstrate to the world that despite the global fight against terrorism, terrorists are not likely to be cowed down.

It is not a coincidence that the incident has occurred at a time when a senior us state department official (Christina Rocca) is visiting the country, Advani said in a suo motu statement in both houses.
Giving details of the incident, the home minister said while all the three terrorists were killed during the encounter as per latest reports, three women and four men died in the bus. One person received minor injuries.

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