Bolangir: An explosion inside highly sensitive Badmal Ordnance Factory in Bolangir district injured at least three persons critically here today.
The injured have been admitted to VIMSAR, Burla and their health condition was stated to be critical.
The exact cause of the explosion is yet to be ascertained. It is suspected that the mishap occurred during testing of arms and ammunitions at factory’s unit No-15 between 11 am and 11:30 am today.
The victims have been identified as junior works managers—Devi Niranjan Rout, Pradip Sahu and Sauri Narayan Pandya.