Seven people were injured when a refrigerator exploded in a house in Maharashtra’s Kolhapur district this morning, a police official said.
The blast occurred around 7.30 am in the rented house in Kolhapur’s Shiroli area, located about 370 km from here, apparently due to a short-circuit behind the fridge, he said.
Those who sustained injuries included two women and a minor girl, he said.
The victims were admitted to a local hospital and they were reported to be out of danger, the official said.
The MIDC Police has initiated a probe into the incident, he added