Kerala Two boys injured as crude bomb explodes

Kannur, May 4 (PTI): Two boys, including a
one-and-half-year-old, suffered injuries on Tuesday when an
explosive substance filled in a ball went off here while they
were playing, police said.
     The incident took place at Ulliyilin Kannur
district this afternoon, police said.
     The children had seen the ball at a nearby
deserted compound and mistaking it for an ice creamball
picked it up and brought it home.
     It exploded with a massive sound as they tried to
pry it open, eye-witnesses said.
     Window panes of their house were shattered in
the explosion. The other boy was five years old.
     The children have been admitted to the
PariyaramMedical college hospital. PTI Corr UD BN

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