Updated on: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 12:18 AM IST

14-year-old boy injured when a crude bomb exploded at a playground in Kerala

Representational image  |

Representational image |


Kannur: A 14-year-old boy was injured when a crude bomb exploded at a playground at pariyarath at nearby mattanoor Wednesday, police said. The boy has been rushed to Kozhikode medical college hospital, they said. Police suspect that the child might have touched the explosive substance inadvertently, following which it exploded. The boy was playing cricket with his friends when the incident took place. Investigation is on. Kannur, a politically volatile district had in the past witnessed violence involving use of crude bombs.

(To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

Published on: Wednesday, April 03, 2019, 09:18 PM IST