Three injured in blast at ordnance factory in Jalgaon

(Eds: correcting slug) Mumbai, Nov 22 (PTI) At least three persons wereinjured in a blast at an ordnance factory in Maharashtra'sJalgaon district on Friday, police said.

The incident took place at around 9.45 am at theordnance factory in Varangaon, where three employees sustainedserious injuries, an official said.

The injured were rushed to a private hospital inJalgaon town and are undergoing treatment, he said.

The exact cause of the blast is yet to ascertained, hesaid, adding that the police are in the process of registeringthe case.

Ordnance factories manufacture armaments for theIndian Armed Forces. PTI DC ARUARU ARU