The house-cum-workshop of local fireworks manufacturer Bashir Ahmed was blown up after explosion in fireworks material due to sizzling heat in village Rathaaney-Chawinda, Pasrur tehsil on saturday.

Reportedly, the place was almost full of fireworks stored there, which suddenly caught fire due to sizzling hot weather with a bang, badly damaging the house-cum-workshop as the whole building collapsed in the explosion.

Luckily, no one was present on the premises at the time of the explosion. However, the explosion created panic among the villagers.