Incident Summary:

11/25/2016: An explosive device detonated in Adityapur, Jharkhand, India. Three civilians were injured in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201611250023

When:
2016-11-25

Country:
India

Region:
South Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Jharkhand

City:
Adityapur

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Not Applicable
Specific Description Civilians: Sita Devi, Baby Kumari, Nanki Nayak
Nationality of Target India
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Other Explosive Type
Weapon Details
A bottle bomb was used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 3 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 3
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Blast in slum, 3 women injured," The Telegraph (India), November 26, 2016."
"3 injured in explosion," Business Standard India, November 25, 2016."