Bhubaneswar: Two persons were injured when an electricity transformer exploded in the Infocity police limits in Bhubaneswar last night.
The injured persons were identified as Subhashis Sahu and Ajay Nayak.
According to sources, the incident occurred while two motorcyclist were passing by the transformer which was being charged. It exploded at that time, sources said.
Both the persons sustained grievous burn injuries in the mishap.
Police reached the spot and admitted them to a nearby hospital.Doctors said both the victims had sustained nearly 50 per cent of burn injuries each.