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    Groom Killed, Bride Injured in Odisha as Wedding ‘Gift’ Explodes

    A newly-married man and his grandmother were killed, and the wife of the man was critically injured when a gift packet the couple had received at the wedding reception exploded in Odisha’s Bolangir district on 24 February, Saturday, the police said.
    The elderly woman was killed on the spot, and her grandson, who had tied the knot only five days ago, succumbed to his injuries at a hospital in Rourkela.

    The wife of the man was being treated at the government hospital in Burla, the police said.