Angul, Mar 13: A youth was critically injured in dynamite explosion. The explosion took place when he was going to plant it for fishing.
He has been admitted to SCB Hospital in Cuttack. His health condition is stated to be critical after losing right palm and eye in the explosion.
The youth has been identified as Pipun Sahoo (22) of Kampsala village under Chhendipada block in Angul district.
Pipun had gone to the nearby canal for dynamite fishing with his four friends. When he was entering into the water holding dynamite, it exploded in his hand.