Published On: Sat, Oct 24th, 2015

1 Killed, 80 Wounded In Attack On Bangladesh Shrine

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DHAKA: At least one person was killed and nearly 80 wounded Saturday in a bomb attack on the main shrine in the Bangladeshi capital as thousands gathered for the annual Ashura procession, police said.

Injured people are seen in an emergency unit in Dhaka medical college hospital after a small a small bomb exploded outside Bangladesh capital's main Shia religious site in Dhaka on October 24, 2015.  At least one person was killed and nearly 80 wounded in a bomb attack outside the main Shiite site in the Bangladeshi capital as thousands gathered for the annual Ashura procession, police said.     AFP PHOTO

Injured people are seen in an emergency unit in Dhaka medical college hospital after a small a small bomb exploded outside Bangladesh capital’s main Shia religious site in Dhaka on October 24, 2015. At least one person was killed and nearly 80 wounded in a bomb attack outside the main Shiite site in the Bangladeshi capital as thousands gathered for the annual Ashura procession, police said. AFP PHOTO

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