Deadly Cylinder Blast Rocks Mall Road in Shimla One Killed and Nine Injured
In a shocking incident on Mall Road, the bustling heart of Shimla, the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, a deadly cylinder blast occurred yesterday. The tragic event claimed the life of one person, while nine others suffered severe injuries. Authorities are currently investigating the incident from multiple angles, including the possibility of foul play.
The incident took place in close proximity to the Shiv Mandir in the bustling Middle Bazaar area. The blast left the locals in a state of shock and panic as the area resonated with the deafening sound of the explosion.
The Shimla Police took swift action and immediately cordoned off the blast site. A team of the Bomb Squad has been deployed to thoroughly examine the scene and gather evidence. The investigation is being led by the diligent Police Director, C.L. Kundu himself, who arrived on the scene this morning to oversee the probe personally.
The tragic loss of life and injuries have raised suspicions, leading investigators to delve into the possibility of a planned attack. However, the authorities are keeping all options open and are determined to uncover the truth behind the incident.
As the investigation unfolds, the authorities are urging the public to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities or information that may aid in solving the case. The safety and security of the residents and visitors to Shimla are of paramount importance.