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By A Newsman

Siliguri, 24 October: THREE persons, that include two women, have been injured after a merry-go-round crashed at Kalimpong Mela Ground today evening. The condition of two among them is critical and they have been referred to Siliguri.

A fair has been underway at Kalimpong Mela Ground for the past few days and around 07.30 pm today a merry-go-round carousel came out lose while revellers were taking a joy ride.

Three persons ~ Suraj Rasaily (21), Swaney Limbu (30), and Mekhia Tamang (14) were flung into ground causing them grievous injuries in the head and arms. They were rushed to the Kalimpong Sub-divisional Hospital.

Doctors later referred Suraj Rasaily to Siliguri as his condition is critical. It is not yet clear how did the carousel came out lose.