Ujjain train blast: Terror alert sounded across country, says MoS Home Hansraj Ahir

"Terrorists do not have any ideology and create disturbances whenever they get a chance. The police is on the job to nab such elements," Hansraj Ahir said.

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:March 7, 2017 8:24 pm
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The Centre on Tuesday sounded an alert across the country in the wake of a suspected terrorist, having possible links to a train blast in Madhya Pradesh, hiding in the capital city of Uttar Pradesh. “We are alert. We have sounded an alert all over the country,” Union Minister of State for Home, Hansraj Ahir told reporters here. He said the Uttar Pradesh Police was doing a commendable job to nab the terrorist holed up in a house in Kakori area in the outskirts of Lucknow.

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“Terrorists do not have any ideology and create disturbances whenever they get a chance. The police is on the job to nab such elements,” he said.

The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad has launched an operation to flush out the suspected terrorist holed up in a house on the outskirts of Lucknow following inputs that he may be linked to Bhopal-Ujjain train blast this morning.

The densely populated neighbourhood has been cordoned off and at least 20 commandos are involved in the operation, police said.

At least eight persons were today injured, two of them seriously, in a blast in the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train near Jabdi station in Shajapur district of Madhya Pradesh, a Railway official said.

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    SubbuI
    Mar 7, 2017 at 4:30 pm
    AFTER NALAYAK NMODI KANPUR TRAIN ACCIDENT COMMENT THAT STHAN ENVOLVEMENT IN THAT NOW EVEN A SMALL ROBBERY OR SMALL CLASH IS EITHER BY ISI AND OR ISIS. RAJNATH SINGH IS SIDE LINED AFTER HIS SON MLA lt;br/gt;SEAT CONTERVORCY AND KIRAN RIJIJU LOUD MOUTH IS GETTING LOUDER HAN EVEN THE CLOWN PARRIKAR ONE NEW USTAD IS GIVEN RESPOSIBLITY OF DEALING WITH ISISlt;br/gt;GREAT. MODI JINDABAD😅
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      Mahender Goriganti
      Mar 7, 2017 at 4:51 pm
      Declare emergency, take out all suspects without questions, close all madrasas. Hindustan in danger time act now not after it is is over.
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        sahil
        Mar 7, 2017 at 3:37 pm
        Seems like a full blown last ditch effort to help bjp in final phase of up elections same like the orchestrated bomb blasts at modi's rally during Bihar elections campaign. Nobody in his right mind can believe up ats to be capable of catching a so called terrorist on the same day of his terror act.
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          sameer
          Mar 7, 2017 at 5:53 pm
          Election time strategy
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