Cuttack: In an incident, a 17-year-old girl named Subhashri Sahu died and 3 women were critically injured in a cracker blast which occurred in a house at Phulnakhara Sainso under Cuttack Sadar police limits. The incident occurred in the wee hours of Wednesday.
The three critically injured are identified as Sabitri Sahu, Sukanti Sahu and Madhusmita Sahu. They were admitted to the Burns Ward of SCB Medical College and Hospital.
All the four were rushed to the hospital but the minor girl succumbed to the burn injuries and was declared brought dead by the doctors.
However, police has started investigation into the matter. But the cause of the sudden explosion is yet to be known.