The blast was reported from the Beliaghata Gandhi Math Friend’s Circle club located in the Gandhi Math area in Beliaghata in eastern suburban Kolkata. No one though was injured in the incident. Local residents claimed they heard a loud blast around 7 am and rushed out to notice the extensive damage.
The police said a forensic team has picked up samples and will provide its primary opinion on the cause of the blast in a day. Besides, the local cops from Beliaghata police station, officers from the bomb squad and anti Rowdy Squad of the detective department visited the spot. The club is believed to be run by a local developer, who had switched political affiliations in the past.