A suspected.cylinder.blast killed a 32-year old technician and injured.three others during an experiment in the aero-dynamics laboratory of the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) here Wednesday, police said.
Four technicians of a private start-up company were involved in some experiment at the laboratory when an explosion occurred suddenly at around 2.20 pm, they said.
The injured have been admitted to a private hospital where their condition was said to be stable, police said.
Assistant Commissioner of Police Niranjan Raj Urs told PTI that the start-up company Superwave Technologies Private Limited was having a tie-up with the IISc for carrying out
experiments pertaining to its research.
"Forensic experts would ascertain the actual cause of the accident but it seems like a cylinder blast," he said.
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