Several Feared Dead In Blast At Quarry In Karnataka’s Shivamogga: Police:
A massive blast in the outskirt of Shiv moga district had shaken the Shivmoga and nearby area on Thursday night . The sound of the blast was so heavy that people rushed out of home considering it an earth quake. Later it came to knowledge that it was a blast in a lorry carrying dynamite . The entire lorry blown up claiming several life. As of now there is no clarity on the number of death. Blast took place at Hunsur on the outskirt of Shivmoga district (Rural).
SP and other senior official have reached to the spot but after repeated phone calls there is no response from their side. Visuals from the spot suggests that there is death of minimum 5 persons. Number might increase. As per source special bomb squad has been sent to avoid any further blast .
Will update further