One injured in crude bomb explosion in Uttar Pradesh

Raju Thapa, who hails from Nepal, was collecting trash lying near the railway track when a low-intensity crude bomb exploded.

Published: 28th March 2017 02:22 PM  |   Last Updated: 28th March 2017 02:22 PM   |  A+A-

One person injured after a low-intensity explosion near railway track in Sant Kabir Nagar, UP | ANI

By PTI

SANT KABIR NAGAR: A person was injured when a low-intensity crude bomb exploded near a railway track in Khalilabad town here this morning, police said.

Raju Thapa, who hails from Nepal, was collecting trash lying near the railway track when a low-intensity crude bomb exploded, SP Hiralal said.

A police team reached the spot and found three more live bombs in the bag in which Thapa had collected the waste, the SP said. He said that the bombs look like low-intensity "sutli bombs" or crude bombs.

The injured has been rushed to a hospital and police are probing the matter.

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