Imphal : At least four were injured in twin blasts that triggered in Imphal. Of the injured three personnel of the paramilitary force of Assam Rifles were injured when two powerful bombs exploded within a span of few minutes at a crowded place in the centre of capital town of Manipur, Imphal on Thursday evening.
Twin blasts in Imphal injures 4
The incident took place near Imphal pologround at around 6:20 pm in the evening. As per investigation reports, the incident is believed to have been the act of proscribed militant outfit. The three injured who were rushed to a nearby hospital are now in stable condition. Of the injured, one is a non-Manipuri, as per sources.
4 injured seriously in Imphal’s twin blasts
Meanwhile security forces mostly the state police have heightened frisking and verification process due to the attack on the AR troopers.
A statement issued by the Department of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) in the state said that Chief Minister N Biren Singh has met the injured persons in the hospital and sought immediate action against the culprits.
Twin blasts in Imphal
Condemning the incident, the CM asked the police to work in coordination with the paramilitary force to check such attacks in future, it added.