Indian jihad update: “HUJI terrorists planned to blow up Hanuman temples,” from the Press Trust of India, :
Six Harkat-ul-Jehad al Islami (HUJI) terrorists, including the mastermind behind the Varanasi blasts, had hatched a conspiracy to blow up the two Hanuman temples’ in the city on Ramnavami, state police’s Special Task Force sources said.
A map of the city had been recovered from the possession of terrorists, who were arrested on Wednesday, marking the spots, which they had planned to strike, the sources said.
They said terrorists had planned to blow up the old Hanuman temples at Aliganj and the one near Lucknow university in the city Ramnavami day on Thursday as a large number of devotees pay obeisance there on this day.
Sources said some Pakistani passports had also been recovered from them.