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Bomb hurled at shop in Ukhrul

The Manipur Police Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS) disposed of a grenade at Kasomtang forest in Ukhrul.

ByIFP Bureau

Updated 13 Nov 2022, 6:26 am

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Unknown miscreants hurled a hand grenade at Viewland Bazaar, Zone I, Ukhrul district, suspectedly targeting a shop at around 6 pm Friday. However, the bomb failed to explode, police sources said.

A team of district police and a team of Manipur Police Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS) rushed to the spot and disposed of the grenade at Kasomtang forest which is about 4 km from Ukhrul town at around 12.25 am Saturday.

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No groups have made any claims for the attack till the filing of the report. However, it is suspected that the bomb attack might be related with monetary demand, police said.

 

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IMPHAL, Manipur

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