- There was no ride in the bus, otherwise a big accident would have happened.
- The real reason behind the blast in the bus is not yet known
- Police and other agencies are investigating from every angle
Jammu Kashmir: An explosion occurred in a passenger bus parked near a petrol pump at Domel Chowk in Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir at around 10.30 pm. Two people were injured in the accident, who have been admitted to the district hospital. Police and other agencies reached the spot. No passenger was present in the bus when the blast took place, otherwise a major incident would have happened. There was a loud explosion in an empty bus parked at a petrol pump in Udhampur. The incident of this loud blast, which took place at 10.30 pm, was captured in the CCTV. As soon as the information about the incident was received, the police and other agencies reached the spot and inspected it and is on alert mode. Whether this is a terrorist attack or not, the matter is being investigated.
There was no ride in the bus, otherwise a big accident would have happened.
Since it was 10.30 pm when the blast took place. Because of this there were no passengers in the parked bus. There are speculations that this could also be a terrorist conspiracy, because if the diesel tank had caught fire, the bus would have caught fire after the explosion. However, the real reason behind the blast in the bus is not yet known. Police and other agencies are investigating from every angle.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah is visiting Jammu and Kashmir from October 3. Amidst the preparations for the tour, this powerful explosion took place in the bus parked at the petrol pump. According to media reports, another bus exploded later. According to Jammu and Kashmir ADGP Jammu Mukesh Singh, there was an explosion in a bus parked at a petrol pump near Domel Chowk in Udhampur at around 10:30 pm last night. Exactly the second explosion took place at around 6 am today in a bus parked near the old bus stand. In which no casualty has been reported:
Although there were no casualties in that too, two buses were damaged by the blast, while two people were injured. Prima facie the incident of the bus blast is being considered as a terrorist conspiracy. Army, CRPF and police have cordoned off the area and started investigation. Police sources said that six buses, including a mini bus, were parked at the Baigra petrol pump in TCP Domel area on the old highway in Udhampur. Bus conductor Sunil Singh and mini bus conductor Vijay Kumar were injured in the blast incident, who were rushed to the hospital.
The explosion was so strong that there was a tremor in the surrounding buildings
The blast was so strong that tremors were felt even in buildings in the surrounding residential areas. Senior officers of police, army and CRPF reached the spot and investigated. It is being told that the bus conductor Sunil Singh, who was injured in the blast, has shrapnel on his back. Sunil told that two pieces from the bus of Kathua route were kept on the roof of the bus of Basantgarh route. He himself covered the goods with tarpaulin and went to sleep in the bus. Shortly after that there was a loud explosion.
Rajouri and Poonch sectors again came under the grip of terrorist activities
In recent times, rapid search operations are being conducted by the security forces to control terrorism. During this, incidents of encounter with terrorists are also happening. Rajouri and Poonch districts have again come under the grip of terrorist activities. After the ceasefire agreement in February 2021, the shelling stopped but the over ground network has become very active.