Gaya: Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi condemned the terror attack on the world famous Mahabodhi temple and adjoining areas in Bodh Gaya and assailed both Central and state governments for their failure to provide adequate security to the Buddhist shrine.

Nine blasts rock Mahabodhi Temple complex

"We condemn the terror attack on Mahabodhi temple and adjoining areas in no uncertain terms and thank God that there were no casualties in the serial blasts," he told reporters after visiting the blast sites.

He claimed that no measures were taken to prevent the attack despite intelligence tip off.

"Yet no concrete steps were taken by the state government to improve the security deployment at the Buddhist temple town which led to the serial blasts this morning," he said.

(Agencies)

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