Balasore: Three are reportedly critical in a parcel bomb explosion at village Dahapada in Balasore district of Odisha.
According to reports last night the parcel bomb was found by Usha Pradhan and her daughter Mama in the verandah of their house. They then called out for their neighbour Jashobanta Pradhan to check on what it was. As soon as Jashabanta opened the parcel, the bomb inside it exploded, leaving the three of them grievously injured.
They were rushed to Balasore district HQ hospital. Later Jashobanta and Mama were shifted to Cuttack SCB as their condition is critical.
A Police investigation into the incident in going on.