Tag: Cracker Explosion

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Man killed, grandson injured in cracker explosion in Cuttack

Cuttack: An elderly man was killed while his grandson was critically injured in a cracker explosion inside their house at Boila village under Kishorenagar police limits of Cuttack today. According to sources, the explosion took place while Debendra Samal (55) was making crackers and his 7-year-old grandson Sambit Samal was playing nearby.  Soon, the duo […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
2 kids injured in cracker explosion in Sundergarh

Sundergarh: Two children were critically injured in an explosion after a vehicle of Forest department carrying crackers caught fire in Deokarana village under Biramitrapur police limits in Sundergarh district today. The children were rushed to the Rourkela government hospital by locals following the mishap. Sources said crackers used to drive away elephants were stashed in […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Explosives worth Rs 10 lakh seized in Pipili; 2 detained

Pipili: Two persons were detained and a huge cache of explosive materials used in cracker making were seized by police in Jeypore Sasan village in Pipili last night. Following a directive from Puri SP Sarthak Sadangi, local police officials raided a house and seized crackers and explosives worth Rs 10 lakh. The detainees have been […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
7 injured in cracker explosion in Balasore

Balasore: In yet another cracker explosion in the district, at least seven persons have been injured including one minor critically, here on Sunday. The explosion that took place in Sanadahadi village under Kuradhia panchayat in the district is the second such incident from Balasore in a span of only four days. The minor critically injured […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
7 killed, 9 injured in massive explosion at cracker unit in Balasore

Balasore: In yet another deadly mishap ahead of Diwali, at least seven persons, including a minor were killed while nearly nine injured in a massive explosion at a cracker unit in Bahabalpur village of Balasore district on Wednesday. As per reports, house of one Golak Pradhan where crackers were being made caught fire after an […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Four critical in cracker explosion in Pipili

Bhubaneswar/Pipili: A minor girl was killed while four others were injured critically in explosion while they were making crackers at Bilipada near Pipili in Puri district today. The minor girl was identified as Prajnarani Behera. The injured Amit Behera, Sidhhant Behjera, Tulu Behera and Reshma Behera were admitted to Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar and latter […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
2 persons killed, 2 injured in cracker explosion

Balasore: Two persons were killed and two others got injured when crackers exploded in a house at Chada village in Balasore district today, police said. The deceased were identified as Narendra Ghadei (80) and a 4-year-old girl. While the girl died on the spot, Ghadei succumbed to injuries at the hospital. Two women who got […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Minor siblings suffer critical injuries in cracker blast in Bolangir

Bolangir: Two minor siblings sustained critical burn injuries after some crackers went off at Routmuinda village under Tureikela block in Bolangir district on Friday night. The injured siblings have been  identified as 5-year-old Kabita Chhatria and 3-year-old Ganesh Chhatria, children of one Muniram Chhatria. Both the minors sustained severe burn injuries on face, legs and […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021