22 people injured in cylinder blast at NAGROTA SURIAN 40 kms from Dharmashala

May 09, 2018 19:11 | CrimeMishappenings

Dharamshala (Arvind Sharma) 9/5/18

On Wednesday a cylider was blasted in a sweet shop near bus stand of Nagrota Surian 40 kms from district head quarter Dharamshala.

Sandeep kumar DC Kangra at Dharamshala confirmed that 22 people(18-Males and  4-Female) got burn injuries due this accident. Kumar said, “Out  of 22 injured  21 were admitted at Tanda hospital, 2 of them had 75%, 3-60%, 2-45%, 3-30%, and others have less than 25% burns. One injured with 40% burns admitted in Sukhsadan Hospital Pathankot. Seriously injured have been disbursed Rs 10000 each and  rest Rs 5000. Total immediate relief disbursed is 1.5 lacs. All attendants provided food and shelter.”

This incident took place in the evening at a sweets shop near Bus Stand in Nagrota Surian . At the time the blast took place people inside the shop and those roaming about the shop became victims of the blast.