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Kanpur: 7 injured in crude bomb blast

October 14, 2008 19:30 IST
Last Updated: October 14, 2008 20:06 IST

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Seven people, including three children, were injured in an crude bomb explosion in Colonelganj area of Kanpur on Tuesday evening, the police said.

A bomb wrapped in a polythene bag and kept on a bicycle went off at 1830 hours, Senior Superintendent of Police Hari Ram Sharma said.

The explosion took place near a liquor vendor, he said.

Seven people, three of them children, were injured in the blast, the SSP said.

Uttar Pradesh [Images] Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) Brij Lal said it was not a terror attack.

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