Haflong: One person, suspected to be carrying an Improvised Explosive Device, was killed when the device exploded at Dima Hasao Hill district of Assam early on Tuesday.
The police said the explosion took place at around 1.00 am at Donganraji in the main market area of Umrangshu town.
Rescue personnel later recovered body parts of the person, who is yet to be identified. The explosion was so powerful that the body parts were found scattered over a huge area.
District police officials suspect that the man was carrying the IED with him with an intention to plant somewhere.