Nine workers were injured in an explosion at a factory in Gujarat’s Bhavnagar district, police said on Sunday.
The incident took place around midnight on Sunday at the Arihant Furnace Rolling Mill, located near the town of Sihor in the district, nearly 200 kilometers from the state capital Gandhinagar, an official from the Sihor police station said.
The workers were present at the factory when the explosion occurred suddenly. Nine of them suffered burns, the official said.
All of them were rushed to a government hospital in Bhavnagar, the official said, adding that efforts were underway to determine the cause of the explosion.