CORRECTED: Three bombs explode at supermarket in Yangon, no dead or injured | Reuters - Firstpost
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CORRECTED: Three bombs explode at supermarket in Yangon, no dead or injured | Reuters


(Corrects first paragraph to say Yangon is Myanmar's largest city)YANGON Three bombs exploded at a supermarket in Myanmar's largest city Yangon on Sunday evening, causing limited damage and no injuries, the Ministry of Information said on its official Facebook page.The military conducted a sweep of the area after the authorities sealed off the site, it said.

It was not immediately clear who was behind the blast, which occurred in a residential part of the city several kilometres (miles) away from the city centre. The government is investigating the explosions, the statement said.

(Reporting by Antoni Slodkowski; Editing by Tom Heneghan)

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First Published On : Nov 20, 2016 22:45 IST

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