Boiler blast: One succumbs to burns

, 10:29 PM IST

Coimbatore: One of the six migrant workers from Assam, who sustained serious burns in a boiler blast at a tyre melting unit here, succumbed to injuries today.

Six workers were injured, two of them critically, when the boiler in the unit exploded yesterday.

Kunal died without responding to treatment at the government hospital here this afternoon, police said.