Two hurt in bomb blast

Two youths received inquiries in bomb explosion at Gaudia village under Lauhajung upazila of the district on November 2. The injured were identified as Mahe Alam (22) and Sujan (23) of Gaudia village.

Police and local sources said, the two youths were making bombs in the house of Harun Miah at the village. A bomb all on a sudden exploded and its splinters injured both the youths.

The police on November 3 arrested the house owner Harun Miah and injured Sujan from a clinic at Baligaon Bazar where he was undergoing treatment.

Mahe Alam has reportedly been undergoing treatment secretly.

Nothing could be known about the motive of bomb making except the police suspicion that the bombs were being made to attack JS Whip Segufta Yeasmin Emily who was scheduled to visit the area soon.