Birbhum: Massive chaos and tension spread on Thursday over a huge bomb explosion in Birbhum.
The incident took place at late night on Wednesday at Lokpur in Birbhum. A huge explosion took place at 1:30 pm as the result of which the roof of Anganwadi centre collapsed. The centre’s walls, furnitures were destroyed compleyely. The intensity of the explosion was such that the doors and windows got destroyed too. The blast threw the doors and windows atleast 100 km off the spot. A neighbor got injured heavily.
The police are suspecting that more than 500 bombs were present in the Anganwadi centre.The angry villagers demanded for investigation by the NIA as they have questioned the role of the police officers. A forensic team is supposed to reach the spot and they have asked the district police to submit a report on the blast.
The villages accused since many days that anti-socials have been assembling at the Anganwadi centre. Inspite of reporting to the police, no action was taken against them. As a result, the villagers gheraoed the Birbhum’s district police who had reached the spot after getting the information.