Two minors injured in cocktail blast
BHOLA, Oct 20: Two minors were seriously injured in a cocktail blast at a local garden in Ward No. 7 under Shibpur Union in Sadar Upazila of the district on Wednesday.
The injured are: Roni, 11, son of Abdul Sattar Mia of the area and a third grader at Char Jangla Rafikul Islam Primary School, and Shahadat, 12, son of Maksudur Rahman and a fourth grader at the same school.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Bhola Model Police Station Md Enayet Hossain said Roni and Shahadat found three cocktails at the garden while one blasted accidentally, leaving them seriously injured.
Locals took them to the Bhola Sadar Hospital and informed the police immediately.
Later, police recovered the cocktails from the spot.
Police are now investigating on the issue, the OC added.