Berhampur, Jan 9 (LocalWire): At least two persons sustained injury following a dynamite blast in the river Ghodahada at Adapada under Hinjili police limits in Ganjam district, said police on Wednesday.
The injured were admitted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital here. Condition of one of them is stated to be critical.
The victims were reportedly planting the explosive under water for catching fish. However, the explosive blasted on one victim’s hand, said sarapancha of Adapada panchayat Madhab Rout.
“Police have launched an inquiry into the incident. The details will be ascertained only after completion of the inquiry” said PK Sahoo, inspector-in-charge of Hinjili police.