13 Feb. A bomb explosion took place at a Lucknow court on Thursday, leaving one person seriously injured while two others suffered minor injuries.
The explosion took place in the Lucknow Collectorate near the District Magistrate’s office.
According to the sources, the bomb attack was a result of a disputes between two groups of lawyers.
The bomb blast is believed to be an attempt to attack a lawyer present in the court.
Sanjeev Lodhi, who is Lucknow Bar Association joint Secretary, claimed that he was the target of the attack because he has been complaining about a few judicial officers.
He said 10 people hurled crude bombs outside his chamber in which he and two other lawyers were injured.
The police have identified the bomber as one Jeetu Yadav. The bomb used was a crude one.
The Allahabad High Court has also directed the state government to make proper security arrangements for the court and lawyers.