Mangaluru auto blast ‘act of terrorism’: Karnataka DGP
Karnataka Director General of Police, Praveen Sood, said on Sunday that the explosion in a moving autorickshaw in Mangaluru was an ‘act of terrorism’.
In a tweet, the DGP said, “Now it has been confirmed. The blast is not accidental but an act of terrorism with intent to cause grievous harm. Karnataka State Police along with central agencies are thoroughly investigating it. Investigating.”
The blast took place inside an autorickshaw near a police station on Saturday evening, injuring passengers and the driver. Both have been admitted to hospital.