Three security personnel injured in grenade attack at Manipur Assembly complex

Imphal: Three security personnel, including one BSF jawan, were injured after suspected militants carried out a grenade attack at the Manipur Assembly complex, the police said.

Representational image. AFP

Representational image. AFP

The incident occurred at around 5.55 pm Friday near the entry gate of the complex at the heart of the capital town, they told reporters in Imphal.

All the injured, two private security personnel and the BSF jawan who hailed from Madhya Pradesh, were admitted to the RIMS hospital. They are stated to be out of danger, an attending doctor said.

One unexploded grenade was recovered from the spot and was defused by bomb experts.

More details on this story are awaited.


Updated Date: Nov 17, 2018 14:32 PM