Scrap-dealer dies in explosion

A scrap-dealer died after something in the junk exploded while he was sorting it out, police said here.

Updated: Jun 01, 2011, 00:11 AM IST

Udaipur: A scrap-dealer died after something
in the junk exploded while he was sorting it out, police said
here.

Gulam Nabi (45) succumbed to his injuries in M B Hospital
yesterday where he was admitted immediately after a blast took
place at his home when he was examining the junk, they said
adding, his daughter Rizwana (20) and bother-in-law Jahid (32)
were seriously injured in the blast.

The explosion was very powerful, they said, adding the
cause of the explosion is yet to be ascertained.

PTI