ANDHRA PRADESH

Three injured in explosion

NELLORE, MARCH 24. An unknown object exploded at a plastic pipe shop at Brindavanam area of Nellore town on Thursday night creating panic in the surroundings on the main road.

According to available information, the staff on duty were opening some material received in courier service when the explosion occurred, resulting in injuries to three persons. Soon there was power failure, adding to more confusion.

The injured have been rushed to a nearby hospital. The area has got a petrol bunk and fortunately, nothing happened. The Superintendent of Police, B. Sivadhar Reddy, visited the spot.

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