Jammu, August 08:

At least 12 persons including a child suffered injuries in a cylinder blast at Gorkha Nagar locality of Jammu City, this morning.

Police sources said that a cylinder blast has been reported from the locality and a team from police station Bagh-e-Bahu has been immediately rushed to the spot.

Around 12 persons including females and a child have been injured in the incident and shifted to the hospital.

Reasons of the blast are yet to be ascertain.