One killed in blast

Watchman of a licensed explosive magazine, a centre where explosive used for mining are stored, was killed when a blast took place in the house.

Updated: May 26, 2012, 22:55 PM IST

Jaipur: Watchman of a licensed explosive magazine, a centre where explosive used for mining purposes are stored, was killed when a blast took place in his house in Rajasthan`s Banswara district on Saturday night, police said.

"Nanu had stored some explosive in his house, located 300 mt from the magazine in an isolated area in Kushalpura village," a police official said.

There was an explosion in his house and he died on the spot, he said, adding that the store was safe.
PTI