A five-year-old boy, Adi Das from Behala was killed after a tubri burst and pierced his neck on Sunday night. The child was declared brought dead at Vidyasagar Hospital in Behala. The cop said The tubri burst into multiple pieces and hit the child on his neck like a shrapnel.
Another similar incident also took place yesterday. A 40-year old man died near kasba Bazaar while lighting a tubri. He was bursting crackers with his friends when the tubri exploded. he was declared brought dead at a south Kolkata hospital.