Terror timeline: Militant attacks on urban India 7/11 onwards

Here's a timeline of all the urban terror attacks that took place in India starting from the serial bombings of Mumbai locals in 2006.

FP Staff July 11, 2013 08:50:07 IST
Terror timeline: Militant attacks on urban India 7/11 onwards

Here's a timeline of all the urban terror attacks that took place in India starting from the serial bombings of Mumbai locals in 2006

July 11, 2006: Multiple bombs on Mumbai commuter trains; 209 killed, 700-plus injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Lashkar-e-Taiba linked terrorists.

 

February 18, 2007: Firebombing of Samjhauta Express. 68 killed, 140 injured.

Legal status: trial pending; attributed to Hindutva terrorist group Abhinav Bharat.

 

Terror timeline Militant attacks on urban India 711 onwards

A mangled coach after the Mumbai train blasts. AFP.

May 18, 2007: Bombing of Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad. 9 killed, 52 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributing to Hindutva terrorist group Abhinav Bharat.

 

May 22, 2007: Three bombs explode in Gorakhpur. 6 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Indian Mujahideen. Uttar Pradesh government is seeking to withdraw charges against accused Tariq Kasmi.

 

August 25, 2007: serial bombings in Hyderabad. 42 killed, 50 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Indian Mujahideen.

 

October 11, 2007: Bomb at Ajmer Sharif shrine. 3 killed, 17 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Abhinav Bharat.

 

November 23, 2007: Bombs at court complexes in Lucknow, Faizabad and Varanasi. 13 killed, 42 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Indian Mujahideen

 

May 13, 2008: Serial bombings in Jaipur; 63 killed, 206 injured

Legal status: Trial pending, but several alleged perpetrators acquitted; attributed to Indian Mujahideen.

 

July 27, 2008: Serial bombing in Ahmedabad and Surat, involving record 52 IEDs.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Indian Mujahideen.

 

September 13, 2008: Eight bombs go off in Delhi. 56 killed; over 200 injured

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Indian Mujahideen

 

September 29, 2008: Twin bombings in Malegaon and Modasa. 8 killed, 80 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Hindutva terrorist group Abhinav Bharat

 

February 13,2010: Bombing at the German Bakery, in Pune. 17 killed, 60 injured

Legal status:Himayat Baig convicted; appeals pending

 

April 17, 2010: multiple bombs explode at MA Chinnaswamy cricket stadium, Bangalore. 15 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Indian Mujahideen.

 

September 19, 2010: Attack outside Jama Masjid, Delhi.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Indian Mujahideen.

 

December 7, 2010: Two bombs at ShitlaGhat, Varanasi. 2 killed, 34 injured.

Legal status: Unsolved.

 

May 25, 2011: Failed car bomb attack outside Delhi High Court, New Delhi. No casualties.

Legal status: Unsolved

 

July 13, 2011: Three bombs atZaveri Bazaar, Opera House and Kabutarkhana,          Mumbai. 26 killed, 130 injured

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Indian Mujahideen

 

September 7, 2011: Bomb at Delhi High Court, Delhi. 15 dead, 87 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to Kashmiri terrorist group.

 

February 13, 2012: Bomb attack on Israeli diplomat’s car in New Delhi. 2 injured

Legal status: Charges filed, trial underway. Attributed to Iranian intelligence-linked group.

 

August 1, 2012: Serial bombings in Pune. 1 injured.

Legal status: unsolved

 

February 21, 2013: twin bombings in Hyderabad. 17 killed, 117 injured.

Legal status: unsolved.

 

April 17, 2013:  Bombing at BJP office in Bangalore. 16 injured.

Legal status: Trial pending; attributed to jihadist faction.

 

July 7, 2013: Multiple bombings at Bodh Gaya. 2 injured

Legal status: Unsolved.

Updated Date:

also read

Sushant Singh Rajput, a hardworking actor unfazed by stardom, made all the right noises with his silences
India

Sushant Singh Rajput, a hardworking actor unfazed by stardom, made all the right noises with his silences

Notwithstanding his boundless talent, Sushant Singh Rajput was one of the most hardworking actors of his generation. And that shows in the silences of his performances.

A year after Sushant Singh Rajput's death, Bollywood insiders feel industry still functions on favouritism
Entertainment

A year after Sushant Singh Rajput's death, Bollywood insiders feel industry still functions on favouritism

"There are groups, gangs that exist. You can call it favouritism, nepotism or what you will,” producer Pritish Nandy said of the intense "cornering" culture of Bollywood