News Desk, Tech for FTCP, Kolkata
Updated Sun, 06 Sep 2020 11:31 PM IST
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Giving information about the incident, Barrackpore Police Commissioner Manoj Kumar Verma said that the blast occurred at around 5.30 pm and partially damaged the slum in the congested Dhobighati area near the India Foyles factory.
He further said that three people were found unconscious in the slum after the explosion. They told that the three were taken to Sagar Dutt Medical College and Hospital where two of them were declared dead by doctors. Verma said that the third person is under treatment and his condition is stated to be critical.