A grenade blast occurred close to the gate of the Military cantonment right here following which an alert has been sounded within the border district, police stated on Monday.
No casualty was reported within the blast that occurred on Sunday evening, they stated.
Some unidentified individuals on a motorbike hurled the grenade in entrance of the Triveni Dwar of the army space close to Dheerapul right here, police stated, including they have been verifying CCTV footage of the realm.
“The CCTV footage is being analysed,” Pathankot Senior Superintendent of Police Surendra Lamba advised PTI.
Some components of the hand grenade have been recovered from the positioning and a forensic crew has collected samples, the SSP stated.
After the blast, an alert has been sounded within the district and automobiles have been being checked at varied factors in and round Pathankot.
Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Monday stated he has known as a gathering of senior officers of the Amritsar border zone and Jalandhar zone on Tuesday to assessment the regulation and order scenario and safety within the state. The Pathankot Air Pressure base was attacked by terrorists 5 years in the past.