Bomb Planted at BSF Gate for 4th Time

TMB Correspondent

Thoubal: Unknown miscreants yet again planted bomb at the CI Post of 113 BSF ā€œEā€ Coy located at Wangjing Tekcham Leikai under Thoubal Police Station in THoubal District on Tuesday around 4:35 pm.

Recalled may be that an IED attack was carried out near the sentry post in eastern side of the CI Post of the 113 BSF on the March 22, 2020 around 7:25 pm and three accused persons who carried out the IED attack was arrested on the same day of the attack in late night by Thoubal Police team.

According to Morning Bell sources, the bomb was planted about 20 meter from the main gate of the BSF Post, right on the roadside connecting Wangjing Tekcham Leikai and Heirok.

The source said, the bomb was found by 3 youths of Wangjing Tekcham Leikai who were on their way to play sport and there was a red signal light when they found the bomb.

The youths immediately informed the BSF personnel who were on sentry duty at their gate and later informed the Thoubal Police.

After receiving the information of the bomb, immediately a team of Thoubal District Police led by Additional SP (LO)/Thoubal Lakshya Sharma and OC CDO/Thoubal Inspector N. Sadananda rush at the spot where the bomb was planted and cordon the area restricting from public entry.

A team of Manipur Police Bomb Disposal Squad also rushes at the spot and safely removed the bomb and diffused at a Tekcham Leikai paddy field at around 9:15 pm.

The bomb which weight about 2.5 kg was found containing one detonator, two RDX with dry cell battery and other materials.

Mention may be that it is the fouth time that unknown miscreants have carried out bomb attack at the BSF Post including the bomb planted on Tuesday.

An elderly woman of Wangjing Tekcham Leikai has decried over the continuous bomb attack at the area.

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