A firing incident is being reported in the city's Rupnagar area at around 3-15 on Monday afternoon causing panic in the area. Details are awaited.
Meanwhile, the Guwahati police have averted a major blast while it recovered a powerful bomb from a city bus at Azara. The one kilogram bomb recovered during a routine check by the police in the Saatmile area Monday morning. According to information, the bomb planted at a plastic pot and somebody sent it to the city. Later the police took the bomb to diffuse it. The entire case in under investigation and the police have yet to ascertain the miscreants involved in it.