Induction Explodes, Claims 3 Lives In Howrah


Howrah: Three claimed lives after an induction cooktop exploded in Howrah district today, police said. The incident happened at a house at Jujarsaha under the jurisdiction of Panchala police station, the police said.

Two woman and a 6-year-old girl were in the house when the induction cooktop exploded and all of them were seriously injured, a police officer said.

They were taken to a state-run hospital in kolkata where one woman died, the officer said, adding that the other two injured were fighting for their lives at the hospital.