Imphal, December 01: A powerful remote-controlled bomb was planted at a shop in Khuyanthong, Imphal , which was detected and diffused by the Bomb Disposal Squad yesterday.
It must be noted that the bomb was spotted yesterday, the last day of ‘Sangai International Tourism Festival 2017’. The festival was inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind on November 21. Following yesterday’s incident, the Police has intensifies security measures in Imphal.
The bomb was disposed in a controlled explosion made by the squad at the shop where it was found. No outfit has taken responsibility so far.