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2 children among four injured in explosion

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, Dec 07, 2019: Four inmates of a house in Bettampalli, in Puttur rural police station limits, including a mother and her two children sustained injuries in an explosion that took place during the preparation of crude explosives on Thursday evening.

Police sources said 85-year-old Kepu Gowda and his son Balakrishna (54) had somehow managed to lay hands on raw materials to make crude explosives. These crude explosives were meant to kill wild animals destroying their crop.

Courtesy:Deccan Herald