On died and several others have sustained injuries in an explosion in Delhi’s Chandi Chowk area on Tuesday morning.
Chandani Chowk is one of the oldest and busiest markets of the country.
The deceased has yet not been identified. Police said the victim is garbage-picker. The victims were rushed to a local hospital for medical attention.
The explosion took at Naya Bazaar area of Chandni Chowk. The bazaar sees heavy rush from morning to late night.
In a CCTV footage released by the Delhi Police, people are seen walking with packets and other packets on foot and two-wheelers when a powerful blast shakes the street leaving a thick smoke everywhere. Soon after the blast people can been seen running here and there. Windows near to the blast-point have been scattered.
Police is investigating the reasons behind the murder. A senior police official not authorised to talk to the media said lot of explosive materials were found near blast point.