IED Explosion Outside BJP MLA’s Residence In Manipur

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Imphal, July 4, 2019

A low intensity Improvised Explosive Device (IED) exploded outside the residence of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator L Sushindro Singh in Khurai area of Imphal East district on July 4th, 2019 afternoon.

According to police, the IED was triggered around 4 pm near the eastern side wall of the MLA’s house. However, no casualties were reported.

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“It is early to comment on the motive behind the blast,” Inspector General of Police, Clay Khongsai, said as quoted by the Indian Express.

Singh was present inside his house at the time of the explosion.

The Director General of Police, LM Khaute and other top Manipur police officers rushed to the blast site.