The Hush Post: One person was killed and five injured in a bomb blast at Army Camp in Ucchi Bassi, Hoshiarpur.
Reportedly, the one who died has been identified as Ajay Pandey. Those who are injured and have been identified are Baljinder Singh, Malkhan Prajapat, Anjig, son of Kanwar Singh. Two injured have not been identified.
The blast took place at 5:30 pm. The incident happened when an employee of an ammunition factory from Jabbalpur was disposing-off expired ammunition. It was then that a bomb went off and the person at the helm was immediately killed. Five others were injured, three of them seriously.
The injured have been shifted to Dasuan, Mukerian and Hoshiarpur hospitals. Two of the injured have not been identified yet.
The Army has cordoned-off the area and a comprehensive inspection of the place is on. There was smoke all over the place when the incident took place.