Advertisement

HindustanTimes Thu,28 Aug 2014

Grenade blast near Manipur chief minister's house

PTI  Imphal, August 11, 2013
First Published: 00:50 IST(11/8/2013) | Last Updated: 03:03 IST(11/8/2013)

A powerful grenade exploded infront of Manipur chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh's residential complex in Imphal West district this evening but no casualty was reported, police sources said.

Advertisement

The police said the grenade might have been exploded by militants who were trying to disturb the forthcoming Indepedence Day celebration in the state.

Police have begun a combing operation here following then explosion at 6:35pm.

All police and security outposts have been put on alert particularly in the valley districts of Imphal East, Imphal West, Bishenpur and Thoubal districts.


Advertisement
more from India

Ishrat case: CBI sends a reminder to home ministry for prosecution sanction for four IB officials

The CBI has sent a reminder to the home ministry to expedite the request for its sanction to prosecute four former Intelligence Bureau (IB) officers, including a retired special director, in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case for their alleged role in the conspiracy.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved