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

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.