Blast inside bakery targets non-Manipuri persons

A powerful bomb exploded inside a bakery owned by a non-Manipuri person in Imphal West district but no one was injured, police said on Friday.

Last Updated: Aug 02, 2013, 11:07 AM IST

Imphal: A powerful bomb exploded inside a bakery owned by a non-Manipuri person in Imphal West district but no one was injured, police said on Friday.

Some unidentified persons hurled the bomb at the bakery at Kangjabi Leirak near here at around 8.30 pm Thursday night when seven persons, all non-Manipuri men, were working inside it.

No individual or group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
This was the fourth attack on non-Manipuri persons in Manipur this year, the sources said.

PTI