Two Dead In Senegal Bus Petrol Bomb Attack

Two burned to death in attack on Senegal bus.

Aniruddha Chakraborty
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BY A STAFF REPORTER: Two people were killed and five others injured when an attacker hurled a petrol bomb at a bus in Dakar on Tuesday, the interior minister said. Bus driver Abdulai Diop, who was injured in the attack, said a group of youths with hoods got on the bus and insulted him. A group of people blocked the road as the bus was travelling from the suburbs to the centre of Dakar.

Interior Minister Antoine Felix Abdulai Diome said the attackers also looted passengers' money and mobile phones. The culprits will be traced and arrested.