Nayagarh: A man died in an explosion while he was manufacturing crackers at Gudipada under Sarankul police limits in Odisha’s Nayagarh district today.
The deceased has been identified as Akshaya Sethi. The mishap took place when he was manufacturing crackers and fire broke out leading to an explosion.
While Sethi died on the spot, the house was severely damaged in the incident. On being informed by locals, Fire personnel reached the village and doused the flames. Sarankul police have started investigation into the incident.