Four killed in Amarnath cylinder explosion

  • PTI, Srinagar
  • Updated: Jul 22, 2014 11:24 IST

Four persons on Tuesday died when agas cylinder exploded inside a community kitchen at Baltal base camp of Amaranth Yatra in Kashmir's Ganderbal district.

"At around 4.00 am, when the workers of Shiv Shakti Langar started cooking, a gas cylinder exploded and the Langar caught fire. Four relatives of the sewadars (volunteers) of the langar died," a police spokesman said.

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