Chronology of major bomb blasts in Delhi



New Delhi, September 7: The bomb blast that killed at least nine people and left 45 injured outside the Delhi High Court Wednesday morning is the 19th strike in the capital since 1996. The following is the chronology of earlier blasts in the Indian capital:

May 25, 2011: Blast at Delhi High Court, none injured. A car damaged.

September 19, 2010: Blast at Jama Masjid, no casulaty, car damaged.

September 27, 2008: At least four people killed and 15 injured in explosion in flower market in Mehrauli.

September 13, 2008: At least 24 killed and over 100 injured in a series of five explosions at Karol Bagh, Greater Kailash-I and Connaught Place.

April 14, 2006 : At least 14 injured in twin bomb blasts inside the Jama Masjid.

October 29, 2005: At least 62 people killed and 210 injured in three explosions, a day before Diwali, in Sarojini Nagar, Govindpuri and Okhla.

May 22, 2005: One killed, 40 injured in serial blasts in two cinema halls.

February 27, 2000 : Eight injured in blast at Paharganj.

January 6, 2000: At least 20 injured in blast at Old Delhi Railway Station.

December 13, 2001 : At least 11 killed and 30 injured in parliament attack.

June 3, 1999 : At least 27 injured in blast at Chandni Chowk.

December 30, 1997: Four people killed and 30 injured in blast near Punjabi Bagh.

November 30, 1997: Three people killed and 73 injured in twin blasts in Chandni Chowk.

October 26, 1997: At least 34 people killed and one injured in twin bomb blasts in Karol Bagh market.

October 18, 1997: Twin blasts in Rani Bagh market left one dead, 23 hurt.

October 10, 1997: One person killed and 18 injured in blast in Kingsway Camp near Delhi University’s north campus.

October 1, 1997: Two bomb explosions in Sadar Bazar area left 30 injured.

May 23, 1996: At least 16 people killed in bomb blasts in Lajpat Nagar’s Central Market. 

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