Explosion in Goa’s Madgaon, 1 killed and 4 injured
investigating into the blast case at Sao Jose de Areal, in south Goa in which
one person was killed and four others injured, said that it was country-made
crude bomb that caused the explosion. DGP Goa T N Mohan said it was a
low-intensity crude bomb.
are baffled as to what he was doing with the crude bombs as more such
explosives were found in the house. "Around 30 such bombs were there in
the house", an official said. Crude bomb making material was also found in
said that the man whose name is given as Paplu Mulgund, was carrying the crude
bomb when it exploded as he was entering the house. He was staying in the house
with his family, on rent for nearly a month. No tenant verification had been
done, the police said. The deceased was around 32 years old.
A senior police
officer said that they are low-intensity crude bombs mainly used to kill wild
animals or for fishing.
Besides the DGP
Goa T N Mohan, DIG O P Mishra and SP (Crime) Karthik Kashyak visited the spot
and took stock of the situation. The bomb disposal squad is at the site. Police
have cordoned off the area as heavy rains lash the state.