There is tension in Delta State following a gas cylinder explosion in Iwhrekpokpo road in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. The incident is reported to have happened at about 12:40 pm on Tuesday razed down buildings and destroyed commercial shops along the road. It was reported that officials of the fire service are yet to arrive at the scene of the fire accident. Residents, traders and passersby are reported to be scampering for safety, while hoodlums are allegedly looting a local gas filling station where the incident occurred as well as other shops. Our correspondent reports that Security Operatives are, however, trying to forestall any breakdown of law and order in the area. No one has been reported dead or injured.