Police said that the blast took place at Gandhi Chowk in Ukhrul town. At present, the reason behind the explosion is yet to be ascertained, but it is suspected that the explosion was done with a hand grenade.
Bomb Blast in Manipur: On Wednesday, a day before the Republic Day, the news of a big explosion is coming out in Manipur. At least three people were reported injured in the blast in Ukhrul district, out of which the condition of one is said to be serious. It is being told that all the three victims of the explosion were passers-by. Police said that the incident took place in the evening at Gandhi Chowk in the district. At present, the reason behind the explosion could not be ascertained immediately, but it is suspected that the blast was done with a hand grenade.
3 people injured in an explosion in Manipur’s Ukhrul, say police.
Following the incident, police & other security personnel have cordoned off the area & launched a search operation. So far, no militant outfit has claimed responsibility,” says Ukhrul SP, Ningshem Vashum. pic.twitter.com/W8j2Ja8JoV
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