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8 cops hurt as explosive goes off in APF battalion

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TANAHUN —Eight Armed Police Force (APF) personnel were injured after a grenade went off at the explosive storage room of the APF Manakamana Battalion in Bhanu Municipality-2 of Tanahun district on Sunday.

The injured have been identified Sobhakar Rijal, Prem Singh, Prem Gharti Magar, Dipesh Kumar Chaudhary, Yam Bahadur Thapa, Deepak Khadka, Dhirendra Chand and Hum Bahadur Rana, according to Inspector Gajendra Kumar Chaudhary of the Area Police Office, Bhanu.

Among the injured, Dipesh, Yam and Sobhakar are said to be in critical condition.

Critically injured have been taken to Kathmandu on a Nepal Army helicopter for further treatment.

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2 injured as bomb goes off at Ward Chair’s house

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DAMAK — An unidentified group detonated a bomb at the house of Bhim Poudel, a Ward Chairperson of the Damak Municipality Ward Number 7, last night, injuring two people including a woman.

The injured were hit by shrapnel due to the explosion. The explosion has also caused minor damages to the house which is located some 500 metres to the east of the Area Police Office, Damak.

It was a powerful explosion and it is not known who carried it out, police said.

Those injured in the incident are Semu Rai and Tilochan Pokhrel who had come to visit their relatives at the house next to Poudel’s house.

Both them who have been wounded in the hands and legs are being treated at the Lifeline Hospital in Damak. Rai is a staff at the same hospital.

Police has started an investigation into the case. Meanwhile, the Nepal Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav) has today issued a press release saying those playing main role in evicting the landless squatters in the disputed market area in Damak. It had specifically named Wrad Chair Poudel and Mayor Romnath Oli.

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