Goalpara, Aug. 20: Two persons, Om Prakash Shaw and Bhaskar Koch, were critically injured in a grenade blast at Jadi Bazar under Nangalbibra in East Garo Hills district today around 1.30pm.
According to one of the injured, Om Prakash, the grenade was hurled at the wine shop where they work.
“My colleague Bhaskar and I were in the wine shop when an unidentified person hurled a grenade at it. The person fled from the spot immediately,” he said.
The police suspect the GNLA’s involvement in the incident.
The injured persons have admitted to a private nursing home at Goalpara.