Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday condemned the terror attack on Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya.

Nine blasts rock Mahabodhi Temple complex

"Cowardly attack on Mahabodhi Temple is a matter of great sadness for the people of India and the Buddhist community around the world," Modi wrote on twitter.

Nine serial explosions on Sunday rocked the internationally renowned temple town of Bodh Gaya, including four in the Mahabodhi Temple complex. Two monks sustained injuries in the blasts suspected to be engineered by some terrorist organizations. Thousands of Buddhist pilgrims from Sri Lanka, China and Japan and whole of Southeast Asia frequently visit the Mahabodhi Temple.

(Agencies)

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