Following the same sequence of Mehrauli blast in Delhi, two men came on a motorcycle and threw the bomb at the Suka market in Modasa.
The blast was so severe that it destroyed two motorcycles parked nearby and an electric pole, police said. The police cordoned off the area and a sniffer dog squad was rushed along with the bomb disposal squad.
According to initial reports, crude bombs were used in the two blasts. Meanwhile, Gujarat Minister of State for Home Amit Shah condemned the blast and said the situation in Modasa was under control.
The blast in Malegaon occurred outside Noorani Masjid. Following the blasts, a mob attacked the police station in the vicinity and the police had to fire in the air to control the agitating crowd.
The panic after the blast led to a stampede in which several people including three policemen were injured, police said.