Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Nuapada, May 1:
A tiffin bomb recently seized by the police, suddenly went off inside the Malkhana of Komna police station in Odisha’s Nuapada district this morning.
While the walls of the Malkhana were damaged, there was no major damage to the police station, reports said, adding, no one was injured in the blast.
According to reports, the security personnel and the district police had seized the tiffin bomb from a nearby forest, during a recent anti-Maoist combing operation.
The seized bomb was later kept at the Malkhana of the Komna police station.
However, in the morning hours today, the bomb suddenly went off with a deafening sound.
Fortunately, there was no loss of life as no one was there when the bomb blew up.
Following information, senior police officials of the district are investigating the cause of the blast.