Ranchi: A crude bomb exploded at Firayalal Chowk in the state Capital on Thursday. No casualty was however reported in the incident.
However, damage was caused to a police Sahayata Kendra (police help booth) situated nearby.
Sources said the incident took place around 9 pm when the blast site was almost devoid of commuters. The sudden blast was heard up to some distance.
The building of the Police help unit was damaged in the impact. Police reached the scene and began a probe into the incident.
They said the blast could have caused casualty had the incident taken place in the morning. Cops said they were trying to trace the culprits who placed the bomb at the site and burst it.