A "low intensity" blast took place in a Haryana Roadways bus in Kurukshetra district on Thursday, injuring at least 12 passengers, police said. The state-owned bus was on its way to Chandigarh from Sonipat and when it reached Pipli area, the blast took place in it, police said.

A photograph of the bus | Source: Twitter| Raajeev

At least 12 passengers were injured in the incident, police said. The injured had been hospitalised at a hospital in Kurukshetra, police said. The cause of the blast is yet to be ascertained, police said, adding that forensic experts have been summoned. Police have registered a case and started investigations.

(Feature image source: Twitter/Amit Chaudhary)