Srinagar: A couple received burn injuries in a gas cy-linder blast at Nawakadal area of Srinagar City on Satur-day evening.
A police official said that a house at Nawakadal locality caught fire due to leakage of gas and instantly the gas cylinder in the kitchen exploded.
In the incident, husband and wife sustained burn injuries and were immediately shifted to SMHS hospital for treatment, the official said.
The official identified the injured as Nissar Ahmad Bhat his wife Rubeena Akhter.
Meanwhile, police has registered a case and further in-vestigations taken up in this regard, the official said.
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