Firework accident in Sabarimala: Three injured

Pathanamthitta: Three people were injured in a firework accident at Sabarimala temple here on Monday. According to reports, the firecracker called Kathina accidentally burst when the workers were filling it.

The accident took place around 5 pm near Malikkapuram temple.

The injured are identified as Chengannur native AR Jayakumar, Palakunnu natives Amal and Rajeesh. They were rushed to a hospital in Sabarimala. According to reports, one of the injured is in critical condition.

It is learnt that only some workers were in the area when the accident took place. As per the preliminary reports, those who engaged in fireworks were injured in the accident.

Add Comment
Related Topics

Get daily updates from

Disclaimer: Kindly avoid objectionable, derogatory, unlawful and lewd comments, while responding to reports. Such comments are punishable under cyber laws. Please keep away from personal attacks. The opinions expressed here are the personal opinions of readers and not that of Mathrubhumi.