Bulandshahr (UP), Mar 29 (PTI) Two houses were badly damaged when 14 gas cylinders kept in a house exploded here, police said today. Also Read - Three of family killed in road accident in UP's Banda

The incident occurred this afternoon in Adarsh Nagar colony here. Also Read - 6 killed in car-container truck collision in UP

According to Circle Officer (City) Mahavir Singh, a hawker of a gas agency was living in the house where the cylinder exploded. The habitants of the locality complained that the house was being used for black marketing. Also Read - Woman killed over dowry demand

An investigation was in progress and a case will be registered against the accused hawker, Singh said.

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