An explosion was reported outside Delhi high court gate number 5 on Wednesday morning at 10:15 am. Many were reported to have been injured in the incident. The injured have been taken to RML Hospital.
The injured were rushed to the nearest government hospital the RML Hospital.
The Delhi Police said that Gate No. 5 is one of the busiest areas of the Delhi High Court and have cordoned off the area.
Gate no. 5 of the Delhi High Court is where the passes are made for the litigants. The explosion happened right outside the reception.
Court business is usually heavy on Wednesday which is listed as a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) day when the visitors come to the court in large numbers.
Delhi Police’s Special Cell, Crime Branch and Bomb Detection and Disposal Unit officials, besides several fire brigade tenders, rushed to the site.
It is in the second time in four months that a blast occurred outside the Delhi High Court complex. An explosion on May 25 triggered panic prompting the authorities to sound a high alert in the capital and tighten security at public places. No one was injured.