Fatehgarh Sahib, August 30, 2018: In a powerful blast held at the residence of one Vinod Chander in village Tana in the district one of his servant identified as Sucha Singh died on the spot, whereas his son Ashok Kumar working along with deceased Sucha Singh was seriously injured and admitted in a private hospital in Patiala.
Carpal Singh SP ( Investigation) said that SHO Malheur post got the information about the blast at village Tana and police immediately rushed to spot. He said the repair and earth filling works was in progress at the residence of Vinod Kumar his servant deceased Sucha Singh and his son Ashok were breaking and making small pieces of the old bricks kept there since long for flooring.
He said that in the bricks Sucha Singh noticed a metal type object and hit it with the hammer as soon as he hit it blasted and Sucha Singh died on the spot, whereas Ashok who was sitting next to him was injured. He said Ashok is in private hospital and unconscious as soon as he will be fit only then they will enquire which type of this material was and how this object reached their residence.