Three of a family die in bomb blast

MITIARI: At least three people including two children were killed in an explosion in a slum house along bypass near Government Degree College here on Tuesday.

According to police sources, the deceased belonged to the same family and identified as Nathio, father, Vishnu,son and Ganga, daughter. All of them died on the spot.

The police said according to the initial investigation a moving car hurled an explosive device which caused the explosion.

However, the Bomb Disposal Squad was yet to reach the site to investigate the nature of the blast.