An impoverished explosive device planted in a bunker at Gaden village in Sarpang exploded this morning at 6:30 AM(BST) injuring two Royal Bhutan Army.As the bunker was being used by the army during the day only, the incident occurred when the RBA soldiers were back on their regular duty today.
According to the Kuenselonline, the attackers seized two rifles of the injured RBA personnel from the site shortly after the incident and fled towards south. Though no individuals or organization has owned up the responsibility as yet, the authority has suspected the involvement of camp based Maoists Militants.
The injured RBA soldiers are undergoing treatment at the Gelephu hospital. Their condition is out of danger.
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