One killed, 13 injured in trainˈs twin blasts


Two bomb blasts Thursday rocked the Guwahati-Bangalore Express at the Central Railway station in Chennai, capital of Tamil Nadu state claiming a womanˈs life and leaving 13 others injured, as police detained a suspect in this connection.

The injured were rushed to a nearby hospital, where doctors said the injured were ˈout of dangerˈ.

Police said a suspect has been detained and questioned in connection with the explosions

Railway Minister M Mallikarjun Kharge, expressing shock over the incident, announced rs one lakh ex-gratia to the family of the woman killed in the explosion. He said rs 25,000 will be given to those seriously injured and rs 5,000 to those with minor injuries.