Two tourists injured in geyser blast

Gangtok, 20 May:

Two tourists from Nagpur were injured when an electric geyser exploded at Hotel Sonam in Lal Bazaar today.

According to sources, the tourists had arrived in Gangtok yesterday at 10 p.m. after which they held a kitchen party with six other people [also tourists] at the same hotel.

After the party wrapped up, they reportedly went to bed.

Sources say that the geyser, which had been kept on for a long time, exploded after they went to bed.

Two tourists were injured in the blast.

One of the injured has reportedly fractured a leg while the other has fractured his nose.