One person was killed and two others were injured in an explosion at a court in Ludhiana, Punjab. Police have launched an immediate investigation into the matter. Chief Minister Channy has warned of stern action against the culprits.
An explosion has taken place in Ludhiana district court premises. One person was killed and two others were injured in the blast. The blast took place on the third floor of the Ludhiana District Court premises. Police have reached the spot. However, it has not yet received official confirmation. But the culprits in this incident will not be released, said Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channy.
The blast was so loud that the glass of the surrounding buildings shattered. Was it a massacre? This has not yet been confirmed. But the blast also damaged the courthouse. The injured have been rushed to a hospital. It was not immediately clear who carried out the blast or why. The bomber struck shortly afternoon in front of a courthouse. Attendees at the scene say it was a bomb blast. The court premises were not crowded due to the lawyers' strike.
Break the walls of the courtroom
Whether the explosion was caused by a cylinder or something else is not yet understood. The administration has launched a preliminary investigation. A large number of people were present in the court premises when the incident took place. The blast took place at the old court complex in Ludhiana. The blast is said to have been part of a plot. The blast was so violent that it shattered the walls of the courtroom.
One person was killed and two others were injured in the blast. We have called the forensic team, said Ludhiana Police Commissioner Gurpreet Singh Bhullar.