The police conducted overnight raids in some localities in Ahmedabad city and detained "some persons" as the death toll rose to 45 in the blasts which ripped across the city on Saturday evening. One hundred sixty two persons were also injured in nineteen blasts in a space of 60 to 70 minutes. A live bomb was found in a garbage can in Amraiwadi area, which was defused by the bomb disposal squad. To discuss the security situation Chief Minister Narendra Modi of Gujarat state convened a special cabinet meeting as the blasts have sent a wave of sock across the state.