Cuttack: Two persons a driver and a helper of a pick-up truck were injured in a bomb explosion inside a Tata Ace at Chowdwar, Cuttack today.
The injured have been identified as Bikash Samal(driver) and Rashmiranjan Mohanty (helper). While the helper’s palm has been severely injured, driver Bikash Samal has sustained injuries in the abdomen.
Both are undergoing treatment at SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH), Cuttack and the condition of both is stated to be critical.
According to sources, both were carrying some crude bombs. However investigation is on to find out whether the bombs were knowingly kept.