Sagar (MP), Jan 25 (PTI) A parcel sent to the house of a Post department employee exploded here today, injuring his son and two others, police said. Also Read - Rakhi Sawant's First Interview After Bigg Boss 14: Now my Priority is to Become a Mother

Inspector General of Police Satish Saxena said K K Dixit, a post-master, received the parcel at his house in Anand Nagar colony in the city yesterday. Also Read - Tu Hai Ke Nahi! Rakhi Sawant's Husband Ritesh Exists, Says Bharti Singh in Bigg Boss 14

Dixit’s son Ritesh (30) opened the parcel today and possibly found some electronic gadget-like thing inside which, when he tried to start, exploded, injuring him and two others (not the post-master himself), the IG said. Also Read - Bigg Boss 14, February 16, 2021, Finale Week Highlights: Rubina Dilaik-Abhinav Shukla's Romantic Moments Win Hearts, Rakhi Sawant Goes Emotional

Ritesh’s condition was serious and he and the other two injured persons were admitted to a private hospital, he added.

“Police have registered a case. The exact cause of the blast would be known after the investigation. Police are probing who sent the parcel,” said Saxena.

A team of Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) from Bhopal too was probing the matter, he added.

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