Pathanamthitta: A blast occurred near Malikappuram while filling the explosive (kathina). The three injured people identified as A R Jayakumar, Amal and Rajeesh. The injured are admitted to the Government hospital in Sannidhanam.
It is reported that one injured person has 60 % body burn and the other two, 40%. The duty magistrate has informed that the reason of the incident will be enquired in detail.