June 21, 1991

The gory end

Print edition : February 06, 2015

The following photographs in sequence taken by freelance photographer Haribabu, 22, who died in the blast at the venue of Rajiv Gandhi's election campaign rally in Sriperumbudur, proved vital in pursuing various leads. In this picture, the woman waiting with the garland is Dhanu, the suicide bomber. Flanking her are Latha Kannan and her daughter Kokila, 15. The man in the photograph is Sivarajan, "the journalist". Photo: The Hindu Archives

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