10 injured in blast at Hindu temple in Bangladesh

10 injured in blast at Hindu temple in Bangladesh

By: || Updated: 05 Dec 2015 08:42 AM
Dinajpur : At least 10 people have been injured in a blast which took place at a Hindu religious gathering in northern Bangladesh, according to a police official.

The blast took place in Dinajpur district when a series of bombs exploded as hundreds of devotees attended a religious ceremony known as 'Rushmela', Abdul Mazid, the officer in-charge of Kahalur police station, told Reuters.

Bomb attacks on Hindu religious gatherings are rare in Muslim-majority Bangladesh, Reuter reports.

(With ANI inputs)

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