Srinagar: An elderly man died after an Oxygen cylinder went off in Lal Nagar Chanapora area of Srinagar outskirts.
Police sources told news agency Kashmir News Trust that an Oxygen cylinder exploded suddenly when a man was unloading them from a load carrier.
The blast left a 55-year old man critically injured. He was shifted to a nearby hospital where he succumbed.
The deceased has been identified as Qaisar Naqashbandi, a resident of Budshah Nagar Natipora. (KNT)