Two killed in explosion in Tamil Nadu
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Last Updated: Tuesday, July 26, 2011, 00:49
  
Theni (TN): Two persons died when a "mysterious substance" exploded when one of them hammered it to seperate steel and plastic from the substance here on Monday.

Police said Gunaseelan,a scrap dealer,hammered the sustance to seperate steel and plastic parts from it. It exploded killing Gunaseelan and Ponnuthai, a woman who was in the shop on the spot, police said today.

About three weeks ago, Shivakumar, an astroleger lost his hand when he tried to open a substance without knowing that it was a bomb used in cardamom estates to kill pigs damaging crops.

PTI


First Published: Tuesday, July 26, 2011, 00:49


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