An unidentified people have detonated explosives at 3rd Arun Hydr-project office in Tumlingtaar. The bomb explosion was on the eve of the country visit by an Indian Prime minister Narendra Modi who was scheduled for stone laying function at Khandbari Municipality-9 under the project.
The District Police Office of Sankhuwasabha said that the bomb was detonated in the mid-night by an unidentified group. The office sustained damage by the explosion according to inspector Bed Prasad Gautam of DPO.
The motive and involvement behind the explosion is still unknown according to the police. The security of the district has been tightened immediately after the explosion. Nobody has claimed for the incident yet. In previous explosions, Nepal Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand had taken the responsibility.
Babu Ram Bastola