Three found dead near firing range in Jaisalmer



Jaipur: Three youths were killed in a blast which took place when they hit some scrap material near Pokran firing range in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district, police said here today.

"The boys, hailing from nearby Chandsar village, were missing since Sunday last. They had gone to collect scrap from near the firing range...Their mutilated bodies were found today by one of their relatives," CO Pokran Bharat Raj said.

Prima facie, they were trying to separate iron from the scrap in a vacant land when the incident took place, he said, adding that investigation is on.

-PTI