2 explosions rock Air Force-operated area of Jammu airport, no casualties reported


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Two explosions within a gap of five minutes rocked the high security technical area of Air Force Station Jammu on the intervening night of June 26-27.

No casualties have been reported yet.

The explosions reportedly took place around 1:50 am. The first blast ripped off the roof of a building and the second one was on the ground.

The area was sealed by security forces within minutes. Police and forensic teams are at the site to ascertain the cause of the mysterious explosions.

Airport authorities issued a statement saying, “There were reports of an explosion inside Air Force Station Jammu. There is no injury to any personnel or any damage to any equipment. Investigation is on.”

More details are awaited.

(With PTI inputs)

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