No casualties have been reported, the police said.
However, the explosion has manged to instill fear among the people of the city.
After launching a thorough search in the area, the bomb disposal squad recovered a container bomb.
Police said the kind of explosives used in the blast can be asserted only after a forensic test.
They are also examining the Close Circuit Camera Television (CCTV) footage to ascertain who is responsible for the blast.
--IBNS (Posted on 30-08-2013)