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BHOJPUR: A bomb exploded near the election program venue attended by CPN-Maoist Center Chairman Pushpa Kamal ‘Prachanda’ on Wednesday afternoon.
According to sources, a bomb carried by a person exploded near the election campaign venue at Tiwari Bhanjyang in Bhojpur, a venue where Prachanda was participating to address a election rally.
SP Navinraj Rai of Province 1 Police Office informed that more information about the bomb and who caused the explosion is yet to come.
No casualty has been reported in the incident.
“We got the report about the incident, a person has been taken into custody in connection with the incident, further investigation is going on,” SP Rai said.
Prachanda reached Bhojpur on Wednesday while participating in programs held at various places in Province 1.