Guwahati, May 15: At least six persons were injured in a grenade blast in front of a shopping mall and near a park in the heart of the city Wednesday evening, police said.
Two men came on a motorcycle and threw a grenade in front of the shopping mall at arterial R G Baruah Road just opposite the zoo at around 8 pm, Guwahati Police Commissioner Deepak Kumar told PTI.
"As per the preliminary report, six persons were injured. I am on my way to the spot now," he said.
All the injured have been taken to hospital, police said.
Director General of Police Kuladhar Saikia and other senior officials too have rushed to the spot.
The location is next to the Shraddhanjali Kanan park, where a large number of people usually gather in the evening.
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Mangaluru: The Forensic Laboratory (FSL) Report submitted by the team of forensic experts in VG Siddhartha's death case has confirmed that the Cafe Coffee Day group founder committed suicide. The reports have laid to rest all the speculations rumors of foul play in Siddhartha's death case.
The final FSL report was submitted to the Mangaluru Police Commissioner Dr. PS Harsha on Friday.
VG Siddhartha who was also the son-in-law of former Chief Minister SM Krishna had gone missing from near Nethravathi Bridge in Mangaluru on July 29. His body was found in the river on July 31 following a two-day intense search operation by the authorities.
A case in this regard was registered at Mangaluru South Police Station (Pandeshwar).
Siddhartha's post mortem was conducted at Wenlock Hospital in the city by forensic experts Dr. Prathik Rastogi of KMC Hospital and Dr. K S Rashmi of Wenlok Hospital.
The preliminary report which had reasoned 'suffocation under water' as the cause of death was sent to regional forensic science laboratory for a detailed report which came out on Friday.