15 injured in firecracker explosion during Jagannath festival in Puri; hundreds had gathered to watc

Fireworks exploded during Lord Jagannath's Chandan Yatra festival in Puri, Odisha on Wednesday (May 29) night. During this, 15 people got burnt. Out of which the condition of four remains critical. Police said that at the time of the incident, hundreds of people had gathered on the banks of Narendra Pushkarini Sarovar to watch the ritual. On receiving the information, the police-administration team reached the spot. The injured have been admitted to the hospital.