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Myanmar: Explosion during bomb disposal training injures 8 police personnel

ANI | Updated: May 21, 2019 22:24 IST

Mandalay [Myanmar], May 21 (ANI): At least eight police personnel, including a trainer, were wounded after an explosion during a bomb disposal training here on Tuesday.
The mishap occurred when an officer stepped on a plastic M14 anti-personnel mine which was mistaken for a dummy designated for training, according to Anadolu Agency.
None of the wounded people are in a critical condition, an officer said.
"As it was designed for demonstration purposes, the explosion was not that strong," he added. (ANI)