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Aradhya Singh

Aradhya Singh

Asked on 18 June, 2019

When did the terror attack in Ayodhya take place?

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The terror attack in Ayodhya took place on July 5 in 2005.

Arjun Banerjee

Arjun Banerjee

Asked on 18 June, 2019

How did the terrorists get into India?

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Reportedly, the six terrorists entered India through Nepal disguised as Hindu pilgrims. They later boarded a car to journey to Ayodhya, then named Faizabad.

Pari Jayaraman

Pari Jayaraman

Asked on 18 June, 2019

What happened during the terror attack?

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At around 9am on July 5, 2005, the six terrorists, disguised as Hindu pilgrims, reached near the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi site in Ayodhya. Five of them deboarded the car they entered in, while the sixth one drove towards the first security barricade and blew himself up. The five terrorists later moved towards Sita Rasoi, hurling grenades and firing automatic rifles.

Trisha Lobo

Trisha Lobo

Asked on 18 June, 2019

Which terror group did the terrorists belong to?

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Previously believed to be Lashkar-e-Taiba operates, the six terrorists were later alleged to belong to Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM).

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