Keonjhar: Two brothers sustained critical injuries after a bomb buried at a forest exploded near Banida village under Pandapada police limits in Odisha’s Keonjhar district today.
The incident took place when Kedar Juanga and his brother Mukunda Juanga had gone to the forest for attending nature’s call. The intensity of the explosion was so high that Kedar lost consciousness besides being grievously injured. He has been admitted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
Though the origin of the bomb is yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that it was planted by someone for hunting boars. Police have started investigation into the incident.