Imphal: In a shocking incident, unidentified miscreants reportedly hurled a hand grenade at Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla’s residence in Imphal on Tuesday evening, sources told EastMojo.
However, the Governor’s security team as well as the bomb disposal squad recovered and diffused the bomb before it exploded, sources said. The incident happened at about 4:15 pm on Tuesday.
Sources said the grenade was hurled towards the main entrance gate of the Raj Bhawan. No militant group has taken responsibility for the attack so far, they said.
Meanwhile, police have launched an investigation into the case.
This is a developing story and more details are awaited.