AIZAWL- Mizoram has been rocked with the news of an unfortunate incident that occurred at Chanmari Veng, in Lunglei this afternoon when Pi Lalthianghlimi (61 yrs) succumbed to the fatal bomb attack from her ex-husband.
Pi Lalthianghlimi, a humble vegetable vendor, was selling vegetables along with her daughter who too had a small stall next to hers.
According to the daughter, her father, Pu Rohmingliana visited them at their stalls during noon. They had been divorced for over a month.
He sat next to her mother and requested her to roll a cigarette for him, to which Pi Lalthianghlimi obliged. As he sat smoking the cigarette, Pu Rohmingliana complained of unease. He said he felt feverish at which he hugged his ex-wife Pi Thianghlimi. The bomb blast ensued soon after.
Pi Thianghlimi succumbed to her injuries on the spot while Pu Rohmingliana was rushed to the Civil Hospital, where he too passed away at 1:30 pm.