One explosion was in the hectic central Mumbai neighbourhood of Dadar, one more at the Jhaveri Bazaar, where the3rd was at the Opera House district, popular with tourists.
The city was placed on high alert afterward the blasts, which officials supposed were “a coordinated attack by terrorists,” said Home Minister P. Chidambaram.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said in a statement that “I appeal to people of Mumbai to remain calm and show a united face.
On last night, India’s Home Affairs Ministry said that that 21 people were killed and 141 injured. The home minister said a team of investigators from India’s National Security Guard was on its way to the spot.