A blast occurred 5 kilometers from Taj Mahal killing two people instantly. Police said that the incident happened while a scrap deal was trying to separate explosive material from the scrap metal, that was procured from the army. The anti-terror squad (ATS), bomb disposal squad and forensic team have been called to investigate
TV reports say that explosion happened in a junkyard behind the Hotel Mughal Sheraton in the Tajganj area of Agra, which is 1.5 kilometers from Taj Mahal. The incident happened at 11 am today.