• search

Bihar poll ends; 2 killed while defusing bomb

By Abdul Nisar
Subscribe to Oneindia News
For Quick Alerts
Subscribe Now
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS
For Daily Alerts
    Bihar map
    Gaya, Nov 20: A constable of the bomb squad and a home guard were killed when a bomb exploded while it was being defused in Bihar's Gaya district on Saturday, Nov 20.

    The can bomb, which was planted by Maoists below a culvert, exploded while the bomb squad defusing it. One of the died was identified as Anil Singh, a Bihar military police constable in Bomb Disposal Squad.

    Bihar Assembly Polls 2010: Infocus

    The explosion also injured nine others, including three journalists of local TV channel covering the incident.

    Earlier on the day, Maoists triggered a mine blast in Gaya district causing injury to a Jawan.

    The sixth and final phase of Bihar Assembly poll ended without other major accidents.

    OneIndia News

    For Breaking News from Oneindia
    Get instant news updates throughout the day.

    X
    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more