Imphal, May 13 2022: At least one person was injured after unknown miscreants exploded a bomb, suspected to be IED, near Telipati Mandir, under Porompat PS in Imphal East district around 8.30 pm Friday.
The injured person has been identified as Subham Prasad (27) s/o Nandakishor of Khurai Telipati.
He has been admitted to JNIMS hospital.
The blast also damaged one Yodha and one Alto car parked nearby.
The windows of some of the nearby houses were also shattered.
On receiving news of the blast, Wangkhei AC MLA Arunkumar Thangjam, ex-MLAs Okram Henry and Y Erabot, ADGP (L&O) Clay Khongsai and other senior police officers arrived at the scene.
A forensic science team also rushed in and conducted preliminary investigation.
As of now, no one has claimed responsibility or clarify the reason for triggering the blast.