Yet another shocking incident. After being hit by a splinter, a man protested that that bursting of firecrackers be stopped while celebrating wedding. He was beaten to death. The incident happened in Assam’s Nalbari district, when firecrackers were burst by the bride’s family to mark the groom’s arrival to their house. Locals informed the police after the gruesome incident, and cops immediately rushed to the site to control the situation. These days murders over trivial issues are on the rise across India. Is impulse killing a new problem?