DHANGADI, July 18: Five people have sustained injuries in an explosion in Dhangadi on Thursday evening. The explosion took place in a local restaurant that left five injured including the owner. The police have recovered one Chinese pistol from the site.
According to SP Sudeep Giri, the injured have been identified as restaurant owner Keshav Raj Pandey, Ram Singh of Bajhang, Jitendra Yadav, Mobin Khan and Laxman Serala. One of them is said to be in critical condition. All injured were having snacks during the incident.
The injured are receiving treatment in local Metro Hospital. The police have suspected the cylinder has been used for the explosion. Police have started an investigation of the issue.