The armed group involved in the explosion that thundered at a traffic police (GAI) post near Tashkent this morning has barricaded itself in a private house.
A RIA Novosti correspondent reports from the site that law enforcers' units are chasing the bandits who have dispersed across the nearest settlement after committing the terrorist attack.
Skirmishes are continuing.
According to unconfirmed reports, two people - a law enforcer and a civilian - have already been killed in the skirmish.
The number of the wounded has reached six.
On Tuesday morning, an explosive device went off near a GAI post in the Kibraisky district of the Tashkent region.
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