Staff Reporter

NEW DELHI: Two young men were killed and one injured during Ramlila festivities at Mangolpuri in North-West Delhi on Monday as they were hit by pieces of an iron casing placed around firecrackers inside one of the Dussehra effigies.

According to the police, the mishap took place around 7 p.m. The three injured were rushed to Sanjay Gandhi Hospital where one of them, later identified as Sandeep, was declared dead. Ashwini (21) succumbed to his injures an hour later.

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