Imphal, February 7, 2019
Three jawans of Assam Rifles and one non-Manipuri sugarcane juice vendor were injured in a powerful blast near the Manipur Raj Bhawan on the evening of February 7th, 2019, police sources said. All the injured were rushed to the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences in Lamphel. Hospital sources informed that the conditions of the injured are critical.
According to information, tha blast took place at around 6.15 p.m. in front of the administrative office of the army in M-Sector that is adjacent to the Raj Bhavan.
According to sources, no insurgent group has claimed responsibility till this report is being filed. The state police and central forces jointly launched an operation in the area. No arrests have been reported so far.