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Powerful bomb explodes in Imphal

A powerful bomb exploded at New Chekon area in the heart of the city in Imphal on Tuesday.

india Updated: Dec 04, 2007 14:54 IST

A powerful bomb exploded at New Chekon area in the heart of the city in Imphal on Tuesday.

The bomb planted by militants went off at 4 am, damaging a car, official sources said.

Police said it was targeted at security and police personnel who frequent the area.

Police is investigating how militants entered the area despite a tight security deployment.

In interior Thoubal district, a bomb-like object was found at Khongjom-Wangjing area, the sources said.