Assam : 4 injured in Guwahati Pan Bazar explosion

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 13 : At least four people were injured in an explosion in the Sukleswar ghat area in Guwahati Saturday, reported news agency PTI.

The explosion took place at a construction material dump in the Pan Bazar area when the four passersby, including a woman, were injured around 11.45 am, the report said.

DCP Ranjan Bhuyan told PTI :”We don’t suspect it to be a bomb explosion as there were no splinters found and the injuries were due to stones hitting them,”

“We don’t suspect it to be a sabotage or terrorist activity from the nature of the blast. It happened in a dump of sand kept for roadside drain construction. It may have had an unexploded shell which went off today,” the DCP added.

The four injured are being provided medical care at the MMC Civil Hospital nearby, the report said.

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