New Delhi: A shocking incident was reported in Arrah, Bihar, where three children were injured in a celebratory gun firing. One of the three injured later succumbed to his injuries. Bihar Police is now investigating the matter.  
 
Gun firing is a common tradition in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar where celebrations often turn into mourning due to this special way of celebrating even at the cost of precious lives. 
 
In another incident on Monday in Mangolpuri area of New Delhi, a young girl lost her life due to celebratory firing. She was standing in her balcony and watching the wedding procession when a bullet struck her and she died. 
 
There has been an increase in number of deaths due to celebratory firing over the past few years.