A major mishap was averted on Saturday
when a boy playing with a grenade that his mother had picked
up, mistaking it as a toy, threw it outside his house causing
it to explode, in lower Assam`s Korkrajhar district today.
Flash floods caused by heavy
torrential rains in Naxal-hit Bastar district of Chhattisgarh
has hit over 9,000 people in the region, rendering scores of
them homeless, official sources said on Saturday.