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Published:February 13th, 2012 11:10 EST
Israeli Embassy Vehicle Attacked in India

Israeli Embassy Vehicle Attacked in India

By Adil Akhzer

New Delhi: At least four people were injured when a car belonging to the Israeli Embassy went up in flames after it exploded in the VVIP area of Indian national Capital.

Initial reports said that the SUV car, bearing number 109 CD 35, exploded near a petrol pump just meters away from Indian PM`s residence.

"Four persons are said to be injured and have been rushed to a nearby hospital. Among the injured is a 42-year-old lady who is posted as an administrative attaché in the Israeli Embassy," Reported Leading news Indian channel.

Meanwhile, another Indian Channel Zee News quoting sources has reported that there is a possibility the car was specially `targeted`.

"The fears were compounded as in a similar incident, an explosives-laden car was found near the Israeli Embassy in Georgia today. That device was defused by police."

After the incident explosive experts rushed to the spot and are trying to find out the exact nature of the blast.