ANANTNAG : According to the police, an explosion on Wednesday in the Larkipora neighbourhood of the Anantnag district in south Kashmir injured eight workers. A portable generator nearby, a tin can of oil being carried by workers in a load carrier, and a cement mix settling vibration machine all experienced catastrophic failure, according to a police spokesman. Eight labourers suffered burn wounds as a result of the event, he claimed. The injured are receiving medical care at a neighbouring hospital, where the staff reports that their status is stable. Authorities have affirmed that there is no evidence linking the incident to terrorism. To identify the precise reason and conditions that led to the accident, an inquiry into the explosion has been launched.