Explosion in Kanpur based locomotive factory leaves one dead, four injured
Explosion of a boiler at a factory in Kanpur's Panki area on Tuesday left one person dead and injured four others.
Kanpur: Explosion of a boiler at a factory in Kanpur's Panki area on Tuesday left one person dead and injured four others.
Kanpur: 1 dead, 4 critically injured after a boiler at a factory in Panki exploded. Injured admitted to hospital. The factory deals with construction of parts of train pic.twitter.com/ofavmnByCo— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) August 13, 2019
The wounded were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The cause of the mishap is yet to be ascertained.
The explosion occurred at the factory of Ved Sassomeccanica (India) Pvt. Ltd. which manufactures locomotives. The facility also manufactured parts for coaches of the Vande Bharat Express, India's first semi-high speed train. (ANI)