By Our Correspondent
Kochi, Oct 29 (IVC) The accused in the bombs explosion at nearby Kalamassery this morning confessed that he had planted the bombs at the prayer meeting of Jehovah’s Witness following retaliation.
The accused Dominic Martin hailed from Elamkulam in Ernakulam District and was staying at Thommanam near here for over five years in a rental house.
He confessed the police that his action was in protest against the ‘Anti-national activities’ of the Jehovah’s Witness for years. He had requested the hierarchy of JW to change their policies and stop anti-national activities. JW did not heed to his just requests of changing the Jehovah’s Witness policy and stop the anti-national activities. That was the reason for planting the bombs at the prayer meeting at Kalamassery.
One woman was killed in the bomb’s explosion and 52 persons suffered in juries . Of the injured, condition of fiver persons was critical, the doctors attending on them said.
The accused confessed the police at Kodkara police station in Thrissur District. Interrogation of the accused Dominic Martin was continuing at Kalamassery, police said..