Video: Cylinder blast in Kulsumpura area

HYDERABAD: Three people were seriously injured after a cylinder exploded in a scrap shop on Tuesday.

The blast took place under Kulsumpura police station limits in Karwan, Hyderabad.

The three men identified as Vinod, Chotu and Ramakrishna, were immediately shifted to Osmania hospital for treatment. The condition of Ramakrishna is said to be critical.

The incident happened at around 12 pm in the afternoon when one of them not aware of the fact that the cylinder was loaded tried to break open it which triggers the explosion.

Kulsumpura police registered the case and the accident was being probed. More details are awaited.

Pics by Syed Mazhar Ali