No foreigner killed in Pune blast, says Home Secy

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Pune, Feb 14: Home Secretary GK Pillai on Sunday, Feb 14, said that no foreigner has been killed in the Pune terror strike.

Speaking to reporters, Pillai said, "Three bodies have been identified as Indians and the identification process of the remaining six deceased is being carried on."

"There is no information of any foreigner killed in the blast. The injured include 4 Iranians, 2 Sudanese, 1 Taiwanese, 1 German and 2 Nepalese."

He further said, "Initial reports of a Taiwanese being killed in the blast are false. The identification process is still being carried out. Three bodied have been identified as Indians."

Terror struck Pune as a powerful bomb ripped apart a popular bakery near a Jewish prayer house, killing nine people and injuring 45 in the first major attack since 26/11 carnage.

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