Vice President condemns the Blasts in Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi
November 23, 2007

The Vice President has strongly condemned the simultaneous blasts that occurred today at Varanasi, Faizabad and Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh, killing and injuring innocent civilians.

He expressed his sympathy for the families of those killed and injured in the explosions. He said that such acts of terrorism should be thwarted through our national resolve to maintain peace and harmony and counter all disruptive forces.