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.


Updated Date: Aug 22, 2013 20:44 PM

Also Watch

It's A Wrap: Omerta star Rajkummar Rao in conversation with Parul Sharma
  • Thursday, April 26, 2018 In the Kanjarbhat community, a campaign against 'virginity tests' is slowly gaining ground
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018 Watch: National-level skater and coach Dhwanit Rele trains and nurtures budding athletes
  • Monday, May 14, 2018 FOMO Episode 1: Google Assistant, This is America, Sonam's wedding & Global Warming
  • Saturday, May 19, 2018 Social Media Star: Rajkummar Rao and Bhuvan Bam open up about selfie culture, online trolls

Also See