Assam: 3 injured in grenade blast in Bongaigaon

Guwahati: At least three persons were injured in a grenade blast in lower Assam's Bongaigaon township on Wednesday night.

"Three persons were injured when unidentified miscreants hurled a grenade near the Indian Oil Corporation point in the heart of Bongaigaon town," Assam's IGP (Law and Order) L R Bishnoi told PTI.

The miscreants escaped after the blast at 8:40 PM and their identity was yet to be established, he said.

On September 8, a CRPF man was killed and 12 others injured in an IED blast at Paltan Bazar here.