Three bomb blasts in eastern Myanmar, one dead: police

Three bombs exploded in Myanmar's eastern Shan state, leaving one person dead, police said Thursday, the latest in a series of explosions in the former military-ruled country.

world Updated: Oct 17, 2013 11:00 IST
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Three bombs exploded in Myanmar's eastern Shan state, leaving one person dead, police said Thursday, the latest in a series of explosions in the former military-ruled country.

"There have been three bomb blasts," a police official told AFP, adding that the victim was a municipal worker in Namkham near the Chinese border. "We are still investigating."

First Published: Oct 17, 2013 10:54 IST