The blast occurred at M G Construction web site at round 11.15 pm on Friday, they mentioned.
Two individuals, Gopal Sharma (35) of Udhampur and Mohammad Aquib (16) of Mangit-Khari, had been injured within the incident. They had been shifted to hospital the place their situation is said to be secure, police mentioned.
The police mentioned the blast befell below mysterious circumstances and an investigation is on to establish its trigger.
Officials mentioned police and safety forces instantly cordoned off your complete space close to the scene of the explosion.
The blast occurred between M G Company workplace and employees’ lodging, they mentioned, with out ruling out the potential for hurling of grenade by suspected terrorists to create panic among the many individuals.
M G Company is establishing Banihal bypass, a portion of the four-lane Jammu-Srinagar freeway venture.
The officers mentioned police have registered a case in reference to the blast and the probe is happening.