Jajpur (Odisha), Jun 25 (PTI) A worker was killed and four others were injured in a mishap at a private stainless steel plant at Kalinga Nagar Industrial Complex area in Jajpur district today. Also Read - Odisha Woman Ends Life After Daughter's Morphed Obscene Photos Go Viral on Social Media

The mishap occurred as a gas tank in the plant burst when at least five workers were on duty at the site, police said. Also Read - Odisha Lockdown Extension News: 14-day Complete Shutdown in Ganjam, Khurdha, Cuttack, Jajpur, Rourkela From Today Till July 31 | Check Guidelines

While one of the workers died, four others sustained injuries. All the injured were admitted to the local hospital for treatment. Later, two of them were shifted to a private hospital at Cuttack as their condition deteriorated. Also Read - Odisha Assembly Election 2019 Results: Bari, Barchana, Dharmasala, Jajpur, Korei Sukinda Winners List

Following the mishap, tension mounted at the mill.

Police are keeping a close watch on the situation, sources added.

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