Five injured in landmine blast (India)
Five passengers of an APSRTC bus were injured when CPI (Maoist) naxals blasted a land mine near Krishnapuram village under Mellacheruvu mandal in Nalgonda district today.
Police said the naxals could have caused the blast thinking that a police party was travelling in it.
The bus was travelling from Chityala to Krishnapuram.The driver turned the bus to extreme right of the road to avoid a ditch when the blast occurred. The front portion of the was damaged.
The injured were admitted to a hospital.
Von: 04 November 2005, http://news.webindia123.com