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Jhabua blast: Locals protest demanding arrest of prime accused

The bus-stand is barely 50 meters away from the spot where the explosion took place. The accused had stored huge piles of explosive used for mining purpose which exploded on September 12.

Brothers of Jhabua blast main accused arrested

The brothers, who had fled town after the explosion, were detained before Wednesday but were formally placed under arrest on Thursday and produced before a court in Petlawad.


Jhabua blast: Magazine owner held for supplying explosives to main accused

The Jhabua police picked up the magazine owner from Badnawar on the charge of supplying explosives to the main accused Kaswa in violation of rules.

SIT to probe Jhabua blasts case, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh CM Chouhan said that an SIT has been set up to investigate the incident besides photos of the absconding main accused would also be issued to nab him.

Jhabua blast aftermath: 69 detonators, gelatin sticks seized

At least 89 people were killed and nearly 100 injured after a massive blast caused by mining explosives stored in a building ripped through a crowded area in Petlawad town.

89 dead in Jhabua blast: Hunt on for explosives owner, licence details

Police said they have launched a manhunt, with Rs 1 lakh as reward for Rajendra Kaswa, who had allegedly stored mining gelatin sticks in the shop.


Jhabua blast: Retired headmaster rented shop to former student, paid with life

After retiring as a headmaster, Rathod had built a house on the plot and opened a flour mill in the shop adjacent to Kaswa’s over a year ago.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan heckled near Jhabua blast site; accused absconding

They were stopped close to the tragedy site by angry protesters, shouting slogans against the state government, alleging that it had not taken appropriate steps to prevent the tragedy.