Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhanjanagar, Sep 2:
Two persons were killed and another seriously injured in a cracker blast at Goudiapathala village under Bhanjanagar police station limits in Odisha’s Ganjam district this morning.
Sources said some members of family of the village were preparing crackers in the morning. While preparing a mixture of explosive powder inside their house, it suddenly went off killing a five-year-old child and a young woman on the spot.
Besides, another member of the family was seriously injured in the blast.
Following information, a team of Bhanjanagar police rushed to the spot and admitted the injured person at the hospital.
The two bodies were later taken to the hospital for post mortem.
The identity of the deceased and the injured was not immediately known.