Blast at Farooq Abdullah’s rally in Srinagar

BLASTSrinagar, April 27: A loud explosion occurred near an election rally here being addressed  by senior ruling National Conference leader and Srinagar Lok Sabha candidate Farooq Abdullah Sunday.

Eyewitnesses aforesaid the explosion, some 50 m from the rally within the city’s Khanyar space, sounded like a bomb explosion.

Abdullah, who was among different NC leaders, told the rally: “These explosions won’t deter me and will also not deter you from taking off and vote for the National Conference.”

Police aforesaid nobody was hurt within the blast. nobody has so far claimed responsibility for the explosion.