ASSAM: According to the reports, one person was killed and three were injured in Grenade blast at Borjhar village in Udalguri district of Assam on Sunday morning.

The blast took place near a market which killed one person on spot and left three injured, including a woman. The injured were admitted to a local hospital.

Confirming the incident, police said, “The deceased was identified as Ram Chandra Barman,” adding Barman, a scrap dealer, found a round metal-like object in the scraps. He was unaware that it was a bomb and hit the object with a hammer, leading to an explosion that killed him on the spot.

Senior police and civil officials have rushed to the spot and the police investigation is on.

(With Agency Inputs)

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