Jaigaon/Binnagudi: At least three people were injured in a serial bomb blast in Funchhling district of Bhutan on Monday at 6.15 pm, official sources said.

Out of the three injured persons, one has been identified as Sanjay Sharma while two others are stated to be Bhutanese nationals.
All the injured persons were rushed to the nearby hospital for treatment, said the SDO of Bhutan, Tenjing.

According to reports, out of the two vehicles got mangled in the blasts, one bears the registration number BP4A-0394.

Following the incident, red alert notice has been issued in the entire Bhutan. Samsing and Funchhling areas have been sealed.
Locals said the wedding ceremony of the Bhutan King is slated to take place on October 13.

JPN/Bureau