A woman and her granddaughter were burnt alive in a cylinder blast. The incident took place late last night at Cinnashivnoor village in Chegunta mandal of Medak district.
According the Chegunta police, Pittala Anjamma (59) and her eight-year-old granddaughter Madhumita were residing at Hyderabad. They came to the village to collect pension of Anjamma. When they were asleep, a cylinder burst resulting in a fire. The house was completely damaged under the impact of the blast. Chegunta police registered a case and are investigating.