A five-year-old boy was among two people killed while setting off crackers in two separate incidents in Kolkata on Sunday night on the occasion of Kali Puja and Diwali. Police have arrested two people in this connection. According to police, both victims received injuries on their neck and face.
Meanwhile, more than 1,000 people were arrested on various charges on Sunday. Police said 400 people across various divisions were arrested for disorderly conduct while 758 people were held for using banned crackers and 32 people were arrested for gambling.