By Ivy C. Tejano
A bomb exploded in Midsayap town, North Cotabato early Sunday night, hours after an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion rocked General Santos City.
Governor Emylou Taliño-Mendoza of North Cotabato said the explosion in Midsayap happened at 7:15 p.m.
Mendoza said initial reports she gathered indicated that the explosion was caused by an IED that was planted beside the municipal police station.
She said there was no reported casualty in the bomb blast.
Earlier Sunday at 11:55 a.m., an IED planted near a pharmacy exploded in Barangay Apopong, General Santos City.