Blasts Kill at Least 13 In Mumbai: Watch Live Coverage

Breaking news out of Mumbai, India, as multiple blasts have left destruction and casualites in their wake. According to a CNN Breaking News alert: "Police said the explosions occurred within minutes of one another in the Dadar, Opera House and Zaveri Bazaar areas, all busy commercial areas that were teeming with people in the evening rush hour."

Here's the latest at the BBC News World Service:

Seventeen people were killed and 81 injured, said Maharashtra state's chief minister Prithviraj Chavan. 

He called the explosions, during Mumbai's busy evening rush-hour, "a co-ordinated attack by terrorists".

For real-time updates, follow the Twitter hashtag #mumbaiblasts for more information and watch MSNBC's livestream below:


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Posted at July 13, 2011, 5:33am

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