Bombs hurled in Brahmagiri over past dispute
Puri: Unidentified miscreants hurled bombs at one, Raju Jena’s house in Satapadagada area under Brahmagiri block in Puri district on Sunday night over suspected past dispute. However, no loss of life or casualty was reported.
According to reports, the miscreants hurled four bombs at Jena’s house and fled the spot. The explosion was so intense that the doors and window panes of the house were completely shattered.
On being informed, Satapada police reached the spot and started an investigation. Police has seized shrapnel from the spot.
While the exact reason behind the bomb attack is yet to be ascertained, police suspects the attack could be the fall out of a past dispute between two groups of Satapada and Gambhira villages over a volley ball tournament, a couple of days ago.
Earlier, one person was injured in a similar bombing incident, which took place between the rival groups at Satapada College Chhak.
Meanwhile, two platoons of police forces have been deployed at Gurubai and Chandikhol to avoid any untoward situation, sources in the police said.