UP: 1 dead in accidental firing on Independence Day
Posted on: 09:49 PM IST Aug 15, 2012
Meerut: A 15-year-old boy was killed and another person injured on Wednesday in an accidental firing during the Independence Day celebrations.
The incident happened at a rubber factory in Shastrinagar area of Meerut.
Teenager Vishal Prajapati was killed after the gun of a security guard accidentally went off during the flag hoisting function.
Police have taken into custody the CCTV footages of the function and further probe into the incident is on.