Sahebganj (Jharkhand): Five persons, including two security men, were today injured when three low-intensity bombs exploded inside the Raj Mahal civil court, about 35 km from here, the police said.

The explosions took place when security men brought an accused, Suvesh Mandal, to produce before the court of assistant Chief Judicial Magistrate, Deputy Superintendent of Police C K Metra, said here.

Mandal was among the injured, he said, adding all of them were admitted to a hospital and were out of danger.

A fourth bomb exploded near the main road outside the court complex, he added.

The police suspected Mandal’s rivals could have triggered the explosions to target him.


(Agencies)