Thoubal: Unknown miscreants have carried out a bomb attack at CI Post of 113 Battaion ‘E’ Coy BSF at Wangjing Tekcham Leikai under Thoubal Police Station in Thoubal District on Sunday at around 7:20 pm.
The unknown miscreants carried out the attack by hurling a hand grenade. However, no individual sustained any injury in the attack.
According to police sources, they suspected the unknown miscreants might have come in a Dio Scooty two wheeler vehicle and hurled the bomb at the sentry post number 4 located at the north eastern side of the CI post.
A black and red mixed colour Dio Scooty without registration number was found lying on the road near the bomb blast site. Later, the vehicle was seized by the police, the source said.
The source also said that a team of Thoubal District Police that included high ranking police officers rushed there and inspected the blast site.
The police team cordoned the area and search operation was carried out till late night to arrest the culprits who carried out the bomb attack, the source added.
It may be recalled that there was a report of bomb attack at the same CI post by unknown miscreants on May 15, 2019 which again did not result in any casualty.