PM reaches Assam, hailstorm delays rally

April 7th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS  

Manmohan Singh Dibrugarh (Assam), April 7 (IANS) A day after serial blasts rocked Assam, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Tuesday to address a campaign rally that had to be delayed due to a hailstorm.
The venue of Manmohan Singh’s rally was flooded and officials said attempts were being made to arrange the public meeting in another place.

Ten people were killed Monday in four explosions and two grenade attacks in various parts of Assam, including the main city Guwahati.

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