Mysore, Apr 8 UNI | 3 months ago

Two workers were killed and another seriously injured in a boiler blast at Gramex Paper Board Ltd. factory in Tandavapura Industrial Area in Nanjangud town in the district today.

Police said the deceased have been identified as Chandrashekar (45), Shift In-Charge and a native of Davangere and Ravi (25), First Class Boiler Operator and a native of Echagalli in the district.

The injured Shivakumar, a native of Pandavapura has been admitted to private hospital.

The bodies were handed over to the relatives of the deceased after a post mortem conducted at JSS Hospital.

The cause for the blast is yet to be ascertained.

(Posted on 09-04-2014)