One dead, 20 injured in Assam blast
Officials suspect ULFA's hand behind the blasts which occurred in a busy market area near a railway colony.Updated: Mar 18, 2006 23:25 IST
A woman was killed and twenty others, including three children, were injured in a blast near Northeast Frontier railway colony in Bamuni Maidan area on Saturday night.
The injured have been admitted to a nearby private hospital and the Guwahati Medical College (GMC) Hospital at Bhangaghar area.
Officials suspect ULFA's handbehind the blasts.
The bomb went off in a marketarea near the railway tracks outside the colony near gate number six, Senior Superintendent of Police Nitul Gogoi said.
The deceasedwoman has been identified as S Begum, 50.
The area has now been cordoned off, the officer added.
First Published: Mar 18, 2006 23:25 IST