Loud Explosion Heard At Belgharia College


Barrackpore:  A bomb explosion in Bhairab Ganguly College, Belghoria created panic among the students and staffs on Thursday afternoon. The blast took place in a washroom on the ground floor of the college from where two more bombs were also recovered by the police team.

Around 03 pm, while students from Surendranath College Barrakpore was writing their BA 2nd year examination, they heard a powerful explosion. Immediately some of the teachers who were working as invigilators rushed outside the classrooms and noticed smoke billowing out from one of the washroom in the ground floor of the college.

The college authorities informed the Belghoria police station and locked the students inside the classrooms as a precaution. Some students were also busy with practical in the laboratory also heard the sound of explosion.

Police officials from Barrakpore Commissionerate and Belghoria police station reached the spot and recovered two unexploded crude bombs from the washroom. No one was injured in the incident as the washroom was vacant when the explosion took place.