Visakhapatnam: One killed, two hurt in accident at nuclear submarine construction site

One worker was killed and two others injured in an accident on Saturday at a shipbuilding centre in Visakhapatnam where India is building its first class of three nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines.

The incident took place when the pressure of the hydraulic tank of the Arihant class submarine was being tested and the tank’s lid fell on the workers at Building-5 of the shipbuilding centre.