Four people died after a balloon gas cylinder exploded in Chhindwara on Sunday evening.
The incident occured in a fair at a small pond in Subhash Nagar. In the incident, the balloon seller Sheikh Ibrahim died on the spot, while three members of a family passing on the way and another person Suresh Yadav suffered injury, Additional Superintendent of Police ASP, Sanjeev Uike said.
The injured have been admitted to the hospital where they are undergoing treatment. As per the eyewitnesses, the explosion in the Chhindawara market was so loud that the whole area was shaken by the noise.
The horrific incident took place when the ballon seller was filling gas in balloons.
“Those who are undergoing treatment at the trauma centre are out of danger,” The police said in a statement.