Khordha, July 23: The manager of Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) and his driver were injured after a bomb was hurled at his near Madhurikund Tarini temple in Jatani area in the district on Thursday evening.
According to sources, bike-borne miscreants hurled the bomb at the car of the IOCL manager and fled from the spot.
Meanwhile, Bhubaneswar DCP has reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.
Though the exact reason behind the bomb hurling is yet to know, it is being suspected that the miscreants have hurled bomb at the manager over oil black marketing and extraction.
Further details are awaited.