The crude bomb exploded after the boys, aged 12 and 9,
picked it up while playing in the area at Kadamberi, about 15
kms from here, they said.
The children were first admitted to the Pariyaram Medical
College Hospital near here and later referred to another
hospital for surgery, police said.
The district had often witnessed political violence among
rivals leading to bloodshed in many of such incidents.
Kannur (Kerala): Two children were injured when
a crude bomb exploded after one of them picked it up from the
premises of an uninhabited house near Taliparamba in the
district on Sunday, police said.
First Published: Sunday, November 15, 2009, 22:48