A terror angle has emerged in the fire incident reported in Jammu & Kashmir’s Katra on May 14, Friday. In the incident, it has now come to light that the bus full of pilgrims heading to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine, was targetted by terrorists. A sticky bomb was used for the explosion in the vehicle, which claimed the life of 4 pilgrims while many others were injured, as per sources.
This Yatri of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi who was in the bus that caught fire at #Katra is saying that Yatris in bus stand were lured to board bus by telling that they will be charged Rs 50 instead of Rs 80 as fare for #Jammu and there was blast after 10 minutes of travel. Sabotage ?
The Victims , Laxmi, 30s, from Barabanki in UP , Meena Devi, 40, of Pamote village in Katra ,Bagheswar Chouhan, 55, of Gazipur in UP, Chauhan three-year-old grandson Shivam Chouhan.
Video credit : Voice Of Katra News portal .