Durga Puja joyride turns fatal for girl

Oct 22, 2012, 14:28 IST | Agencies

A 11-year-old girl in Kolkata died after the toy train she was in came apart at a fair, which was a part of Durga Puja festivities.

A ride on a toy train proved fatal for a young girl when a part of the train came apart at a Durga Puja celebration here.

Durga Puja
Durga Puja celebrations (File pic)

Sushmita Adhikari (11) died Sunday night at the Adivasi Brinda Durga Puja marque in south Kolkata, police said.

The victim's severely injured friend, Khushi Saha, also 11, was battling for life at a hospital.

The toy train operator and the fair organiser have been arrested.

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