Blast in Assam police station, three cops, two journalists injured

Mangaldoi, Assam: At least five persons, three police personnel and two journalists were today injured in a grenade blast by suspected Ulfa militants inside the Mangaldoi police station in Darrang district.

One photo journalists Dulal Deka and a TV reporter of a local channel Gagan Jyoti Saharia besides three police personnel - Prabodh Nath, Gauri Sharma and Pabitra Saikia were injured in the blast, they said.

Under attack. PTI

Under attack. PTI

All the injured have been taken to the Mangaldoi Civil Hospital for treatment.

Two police vehicles stationed inside the complex also got damaged due to the blast.

Police suspect that Ulfa militants threw the grenade.


Published Date: Aug 22, 2013 20:44 PM | Updated Date: Aug 22, 2013 20:44 PM

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