In a horrific incident on Tuesday morning, one person was killed and three others injured after a gas cylinder exploded at a scrap godown in Hyderabad.
Rama Krishna alias Vinod, 55, who was injured in the cylinder explosion at Kulsumpura succumbed to burns at the Osmania General Hospital later in the evening.
A case is registered under sections 336 and 304-A and the matter is being investigated upon.
The accident occurred when they were trying to segregate scrap, police said.
The scrap shop situated opposite to SBA Garden was functioning for the last two years. On Tuesday morning the four labourers were working in the unit when the mishap occurred.