KATHMANDU, June 18: Atleast nine persons were injured after a bomb exploded in Gajeda, Badganga-4 of Kapilbastu district on Sunday. Four of them are in critical condition.
The explosive devise went off around 1:30 pm when the cadres of Nepali Congress and Maoist Center were filing candidacy nominations for the June 28 round two of local level election.
Police have suspected Netra Bikram Chand led CPN-Maoist to have planted the bomb.
The injured are being treated at the Community in Badganga.
Photos: Samir Sayar