Bhubaneswar: One person was killed while another was critically injured after being cut by kite string at two separate places in Odisha on Sunday.
Reportedly, one person identified as Jayanta and his wife were on a motorcycle going to the house of a relative in Cuttack when a kite string coiled around his neck and slit his throat.
Another person identified as Bhanjabihari Patra sustained critical injuries after being hit by a kite string near the Bada Danda in Puri last night when he gone to the market to buy some medicines.
He was admitted to the district headquarters hospital for treatment. His condition is reported to be stable now.