Kumram Bheem Asifabad: Three workers sustained injuries when a gas cylinder exploded at number three machine of Sirpur Paper Mills (SPM) Private Limited in Kaghaznagar town on Monday. The injured were shifted to a hospital in Hyderabad, where the condition of one of the injured was stated to be critical.
According to sources, the injured employees were Sai, a native of Mandamarri in Mancherial district, Shyam Rao and Kumar, belonging to Rebbena mandal.
The family members of the victims and trade unions demanded better treatment for the injured workes and to take precautionary measures to prevent recurrence of similar incidents.
Management was not available for comment on the incident.