Pune bomb blast- A look at the events that precided it!

By Sanchit on Sunday, February 14, 2010

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Pune bomb blast
1.) Rahul Gandhi travels to Mumbai.

More than 21,000 personnel from Mumbai Police, State Reserve Police, Quick Response Team, Special Branch, Railway Police, Central Industrial Security Force, and Special Protection Group ar deployed for Rahul Gandhi’s security.

Apart from the Mumbai police commissioner, three joint commissioners, eight deputy commissioners and 16 assistant commissioners supervise the security arrangements. [1]

2.) Even after no action on 26/11 by Pakistan, India offers to resume peace talks with Pakistan! [2]

3.) Home Minister P. Chidambaram says Kashmiris wanting to return from PoK welcome. Ex-cm Ghulam Nabi Azad questions the idea apprehending it could be used as a cover by Pakistan to push foreign militants into India.

"Who will take guarantee of these youth willing to return? How can you prove that these are the same youth who had gone to that side for arms training and are now willing to come back on their own choice? Some foreign terrorists can take advantage of this move," said the Union Health Minister and senior Congress leader from the state on Tuesday. [3]

4.) Cong general secretary Digvijay singh plays the Minority card by casting doubts on the Batla house encounter.

The National Human Rights Commission gave a clean chit to the Delhi Police in the Batla House encounter case. 1 police officer died in the enocunter. [4]

5.) SRK's Proximity to Gandhi family lead to diversion of massive security for the film release. [5]

6.) Times of India start "Aman Ki Asha" campaign to promote peace with Pakistan.


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