Assam Rifles men injured in Manipur blast

Imphal: Three Assam Rifles personnel were injured when a powerful bomb exploded in Manipur's interior Ukhrul district bordering Myanmar, official reports said on Tuesday.

The bomb planted by militants exploded while the security personnel were on patrol in Litan area in the district yesterday.

The injured personnel belonging to the 23rd Assam Rifles posted at Litan were identified as V G Sudhar (36) from Kerala, Ashini Kumar (28) from Punjab and W Amyunao (25) from Manipur's Ukhrul district, the reports said.

They were admitted to hospital, where their conditio was stable.