One killed, 3 injured in cylinder blast in J&K

A labourer was killed and three others injured when a cylinder exploded near SIDCO Industrial Estate in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Updated: May 22, 2011, 19:09 PM IST

Jammu: A labourer was killed and three
others injured when a cylinder exploded near SIDCO Industrial
Estate in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said
on Sunday.

A cylinder of the 3rd-unit of an industrial
manufacturing wing accidentally exploded in Samba Industrial
belt resulting in the death of a 19-year-old labourer Sandeep
Kumar and injury to three others, they said.

The injured were hospitalised, they said, adding they
were out of danger.

Police has registered a case and started
investigations into the matter.

PTI