The twin bombings in Dilsukhnagar in Hyderabad last evening have claimed the lives of 14 people. Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde addressed the media late last night where he confirmed the death toll and mentioned that 119 people were critcal.
Investigation have begun and the state government has appointed a probe team, he said.
Replying to a query about inputs suggesting that a blast might take place in Hyderabad, he said there was no specific alert and only a general alert was issued to the states.
Shinde arrived in the city early Friday morning to inspect the blast sites outside Venkatadri theater and Konark theater. The blast occurred at 7.05 pm and 7.06 pm yesterday.