ROSTOV-ON-DON, September 26 (RIA Novosti) - A home-made bomb went off outside the house of a district chief in the south Russian republic of Ingushetia during the night, but no one was injured, local police said on Saturday.
The bomb went off soon before midnight in the republic's Sunzhhensky district, which has seen frequent militant violence in recent months.
The device was placed outside the gates of Islam Saynaroyev's house.
"The gate collapsed in the explosion, and the house was slightly damaged. Fortunately, no one was injured," a spokesman told RIA Novosti.