Published: November 18, 2012
Three Injured in Manipur Explosion
By Hemanta Kumar Nath
At least three persons were injured in a powerful explosion in Manipur on Saturday, police said.
The grenade was hurled to a shop at Hafta Bazar area in Imphal east district by two suspected militants, in which three people including a women were injured.
"The militants managed to flee from the spot after throwing the grenade," a police official said.
The injured persons were admitted at nearest hospital.
Top police and army officials had rushed to the spot and launched search operation to nab the militant.
No one rebel group yet to take responsibility for the explosion.
Hemanta Kumar Nath reports on local news in Assam, the north east Indian state. Read more stories by Hemanta Kumar Nath. Contact him through NewsBlaze.
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