Davanagere, Oct 4 (UNI) A twenty-year-old boy was killed on the spot in an explosion near Adakalagudda in Harapanahalli taluk, about 50 km from here today.
Police said that the mishap took place when Manjappa, went to inspect the geletine stick set in a mining area for delay in bursting.
The body was sent for postmortem.
No arrest made so far. A case has been registered in Arasikere police station.