Krishnanagar: Explosion in the compressor of an air filling machine killed 1 person on Sunday at Shibpur.
The incident took place at Shibpur in Chakdah police station area. Sriram Mandal (45) died due to the explosion. Sriram used to run a shop which catered to problems relating to motor cycles, leaks on cycle tyres and filling tyres of cycles. On Sunday locals heard a loud sound at around 3pm. The compressor exploded and killed Sriram in the spot.
The police of Chakdah police station reached the spot and recovered the body. The body has been sent for post-mortem.