Fifteen people, including 12 children,suffered burn injuries in a bizarre incident when a bunch of gas-filled balloons floating past them suddenly burst and caught fire in Lucknow yesterday.
Chief Minster Akhilesh Yadav has announced financial assistance of Rs 50,000 to each of the injured. The burnt people were rushed to civil hospital and three of them have been released. All injured are said out of danger.
Police has registered FIR against the person who had filled gas in the balloons. Further investigations are on.