Kadirur bomb explosion: Police collect evidences; place cleaned
Kannur: In the incident of a youth losing his forearms in a bomb blast, police found that the explosion took place amid making of the bomb. Police have obtained evidence to prove the same.
The incident took place at around 10.30 pm on Wednesday when the bomb was being made inside a cement tank here. A youth named Nijesh losts both his arms in the accident.
The neighbours first thought the explosion was bursting of firecrackers as it was Vishu day. But the huge sound created suspicion among some and soon police also arrived at the spot.
In the examination conducted on Thursday morning, the remains of Nijesh’s forearms and fingers were found at the place.
It was also found that attempts were made to clean the place using turmeric powder and water. According to police, this was to destroy evidences.