1993 Bombay bombings

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1993 Bombay Bombings
LocationBombay, India
DateMarch 12, 1993
13:30-15:40 (UTC+ 5.5)
TargetHotels, office buildings, banks, etc.
Attack type
13 car bombs (RDX) containing shrapnel.
Deaths257[1]
Non-fatal injuries
713[2]
PerpetratorsUnderworld criminal groups (D-Company)

The 1993 Bombay bombings were a series of thirteen bomb explosions. They took place in Bombay (now Mumbai), India on March 12, 1993.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Bomb Blasts in Mumbai, 1993-2006". Institute for Conflict Management. Retrieved on March 15, 2007
  2. Monica Chadha (2006-09-12). "Victims await Mumbai 1993 blasts justice". BBC News. Retrieved on March 15, 2007
  3. "Mumbai bombings: 400 detained". CNN. 2006-07-13. Retrieved on March 15, 2007