Two brothers were injured, one of them critically, in an explosion in Giaspura locality here today.
The duo were trying to extract metal from a scrap lying in a plot near a factory and a blast took place when they began hitting it, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Dhruman Nimbley said.
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The brothers were identified as Vipan (14) and Shiv (12), police said.
They were rushed to PGI in Chandigarh for treatment where Vipan is stated to be critical, police said.