Vice President condemns Mehrauli blast

September 27th, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by ANI  

New Delhi, Sept 27 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari has condemned the blast that occurred today at a flower market in Mehrauli area of New Delhi.

He expressed deep anguish that the blast has caused fatalities and casualties among innocent people, especially young children who were present at the blast site.

The Vice President said that such mindless and reprehensible acts of violence are intended to disturb peace and impede our national progress.

He also appealed the people to maintain calm and expressed his sympathy for the families of those killed and injured.

At least four people were killed and 15 injured in a blast in flower market in Mehrauli area of New Delhi today. (ANI)

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