Purulia: A massive explosion occurred at Raghunathpur in Purulia on Monday.
The explosion took place at a house in Raghunathpur. The intensity of the explosion was such that it blew off the roof of the house. As a result, fear and tension has spread in the entire area. It has been reported that the house caught fire immediately after the explosion. No casualties have been reported so far.
Two bags of explosives were discovered from the area after the fire was brought under control by the fire tenders and the police officers. The police have rejected the notion of the involvement of terrorists. They said that materials for making fire crackers have been discovered by them. The police officers are suspecting that explosion was caused by the presence of materials for making fire crackers, in the house.
The owner of the house is absconding after the incident. Some residents of Mursidabad used to stay in that house by giving rent. 2 suspects have been detained and investigations have been started by the police.