LPG cylinder explodes in Udhampur, 5 injured

Five people were injured in a fire caused by the blast of LPG cylinder in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

PTI| Updated: Jun 25, 2014, 16:51 PM IST

Jammu: Five people were injured in a fire caused by the blast of LPG cylinder in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The gas cylinder caught fire at a house in Christian colony in Udhampur and later exploded due to gas leakage last evening, officials said today.

In the fire and explosion, five people includiong 2 women suffered burn injuries and were hospitalised, they said.