- A grenade blast took place in a crowded part of Guwahati on Wednesday evening
On Wednesday, May 15, a grenade blast was reported outside a mall on Zoo road in Assam's Guwahati.
Here is what we know till now:
- The grenade blast too place opposite Central Mall, Zoo Road in Guwahati, Assam.
- Two people have reportedly died in the blast
- Six people are reported to be injured in the explosion at the time of publishing. They have been moved to Guwahati Medical College Hospital
- As per reports, ULFA-I (Independent) has taken responsibility for the attack and it is believed to have targeted a CRPF convoy
- Deepak Kumar, Commissioner of Police, Guwahati confirmed that the grenade blast took place at 8 pm. He added that investigations are underway
- Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal has condemned the blast:
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