Visuals from the explosion site in Guwahati
Visuals from the explosion site in Guwahati

8 injured in grenade blast outside Guwahati mall

ANI | Updated: May 15, 2019 22:43 IST

Guwahati (Assam) [India], May 15 (ANI): At least eight people sustained injuries in an explosion outside a mall on Zoo Road in Guwahati on Wednesday.

"A grenade blast took place at 8 pm. An investigation is underway," said Deepak Kumar, Guwahati Commissioner of Police.

Two unknown bike-borne suspects lobbed a grenade on state police troops and fled the spot.

The area has been cordoned off and police is present at the spot. The injured have been referred to Guwahati Medical College Hospital for treatment.

Further details are awaited. (ANI)