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Blast at Indian camp office in Nepal being probed

IANS  |  New Delhi 

After an explosion at the camp office of the in on Monday night, a here said on Tuesday that the incident is being probed.

"A minor explosion took place along the rear boundary wall of the camp office of at Biratnagar, at about 8.15 p.m. on April 16, 2018," said in response to queries.

"No one has been injured in the incident," he said.

"Our Embassy in is in touch with The security authorities in Nepal are investigating the matter."

A pressure cooker bomb went off near the field office in Nepal's late on Monday damaging the walls of the premises, said. No one has claimed responsibility.

It is suspected that a splinter group of the Maoists led by could be responsible for the blast due to its anti-Indian rhetoric in the past.

--IANS

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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 19:24 IST
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