Amritsar, Sep 3 – A blast in the illegal cracker factory being run in the residential area leaves six injured here today.
Confirming the blast, Police said that blast took place today after sunset at the slum area Kot Khalsa locality where an illegal cracker unit was being run in the residential house, when explosive material caught fire. Blast also extended severe damage to the roofs of neighbouring three houses.
Police said that three persons were injured in the house where the cracker unit was being run illegally and rest of people were injured in the neighbouring houses where roofs were fallen due to the impact of blast.
Police said that illegal storage of crackers was also found in the same locality just few yards away from the spot of blast was also sealed by police.