Bomb Attacks in Bangladesh: More than 100 were hurt and 1 died during the attack


In Dhaka, Bangladesh, thousands of people were hurt due to the bomb attack. It was unexpected, and no one had any clues about the incident. Shiite Muslims were assembled for a religious parade before down on Saturday. Some of the unidentified attackers tossed homemade bombs in the crowd. It exploded and injured about hundred people and killed an adolescent boy. Dhaka is the capital of Bangladesh.

Sunni dominates the country. The police officials said that the violence can be caused by the political instability and extremists Islamist groups. Such violence is seen increasingly high especially in this year. The police officials added that the attack on Shiites is was the first time in Bangladesh.

The authorities suspected two persons, and they were immediately arrested. They also found two unexploded bombs at the gathering. They discharged the attack to destabilize the country. Asaduzzamin Mia, senior police office of Dhaka told that the attack is very serious, and it has created confusion in the country. The police officer added that it is sabotage and looks like a clear planned attack.

Witnesses told around twenty five thousand people were gathered around 2.00 AM to follow the five miles, eight kilometer march from Huseni Dalan through the older quarter of the Dhaka. Huseni Dalan is the famous Shiite learning center belonging to seventeen century. The eight kilometer march was planned to end in a mosque.

About five bombs were thrown, and three exploded into the crowd. It panicked thousands of people, and they were running in all directions to escape. No one expected that such a disastrous incident will occur. The relatives of the injured cried for their loved and dear ones at the scene. Sandals and shoes tormented the pavement together with chains and colorful flags used by adolescences themselves to show their sadness for Ashoura. Imam Hussein is the direct grandson of the great Prophet Mohammed. His death is grieved as ten days religious ritual in Islam.

The fifteen year old boy passed away while he was taken to the hospital. He died due to shrapnel wounds and was taken shifted to the mortuary. His brother was crying outside the front gate of the hospital. The injured people were taken to the local hospital, and they were discharged after treatment. The injured stayed in the hospital for a few hours for medical treatment.

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A Taiwanese woman had delivered a baby in a flight while traveling to the United States. The officials doubt that the Taiwanese woman could have made this attempt to get American citizenship for her baby. She has been charged to pay a hefty bill to force the flight to travel to Alaska. On October 8, the flight landed in emergency routing from Taipei to Los Angeles. The Chinese insurance company has to calculate and decide whether to charge the unnamed passenger or not. The Taiwanese media estimated to pay a bill amount of $33,000. The exact amount is not still revealed as the insurance company has not yet calculated.

The local media told that the women wanted to give her child American citizenship, and that is the reason she en-routed the flight and delivered the child in Los Angeles. One of the China Times Newspaper’s online website has reported that the woman was asking the cabin crew repeatedly; Are we in United States air space?

The comments could not be verified clearly. It was not known whether the passenger has really asked this question.

The state officials of Alaska declared that the newborn is permitted for US citizenship. The spokesperson of the Alaska Department of Social Services said that if the baby is born in flight, then the baby has the rights to get US citizenship. The baby can get US citizenship even born in the International airspace.

The event was spread all throughout Taiwan, and it has even resulted in a parliamentary debate during the last week.

One of the ruling party legislators told that it should be a selfish act. He shouted the transportation minister in a session that took place on Monday. He told that the woman has made this act voluntarily to get her baby US citizenship. He added that the woman had affected other passengers who were traveling on the same flight. He questioned what the punishment for this act was.

The China Times website reported that the woman was exactly pregnant for thirty six weeks. She has told the airline that she is pregnant less than thirty weeks. The Taiwanese law states that the passengers should provide a medical certificate when they are traveling in flight. The medical certificate should state that the passenger is fit to travel if they have crossed the thirty second week of pregnancy.