Punjab & Region

Search operation started after blast at Punjab Police Intelligence Headquarters

Mohali, May 10
Punjab police started the search operation after a minor blast occurred at the Intelligence Headquarters of Punjab Police here at Sector 77 on late Monday evening. The whole state is on high alert after this incident. The incident took place at around 7:45 PM when a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) was fired on the third floor of the building. No damage has been reported. Due to this, the window panes and tables were damaged. Senior officers from Punjab as well as UT police are on the spot and an investigation is being done. Forensic teams have been called. RPS Sandhu (SP Headquarters) informed that it has been learned the RPG was fired from a gun. The whole area surrounding the intelligence headquarters has been cordoned off by the local police. An FIR in this regard will be registered at the Sohana police station.