Assam Blasts: Police detains 21


GUWAHATI: As many as 10 persons have been detained in connection with the 3 blasts that rocked the Dibrugarh district on Republic Day. Dibrugarh SP Sreejith T told Northeast Live that two persons have been detained in connection with the blasts in Duliajan and 8 persons have been detained for twin blasts in Dibrugarh. Interrogation of the detainees will be carried out by police and other security forces later today.

“The blast that took place is suspected low-intensity IED blast. Nothing was damaged, this place is an abandoned shed. The IED was planted in a place where expectation of damage was low,” said Dibrugarh SP, Sreejith T.

Meanwhile, 7 persons have been detained by police in connection with the blast at Sonari in Charaideo district of Upper Assam.

Inputs: Northeast Live