Doomdooma (Assam): Two policemen were injured
in a bomb blast, triggerred by the anti-talk faction of the
ULFA, at Doomdooma township in Tinsukia district of Assam.
Police said acting on a tip-off, a group of security
personnel went to Doomdooma`s main market last night and found
a suspicious packet at a vegetable shop.
The blast took place while the police were inspecting the
Two police personnel, Anil Nath and Prabodh Sonowal,
sustained minor injuries in the explosion. Their condition is
stated to be stable.
Meanwhile, in an e-mail to the media, ULFA anti-talk
faction`s publicity department member Joy Asom claimed
responsiblty for the bomb blast.
The incident comes at a time when security forces in
Assam are in a state of alert in run-up to ULFA`s foundation
day on April 7.