Women, 3 kids burnt in city gas cylinder blast

7th April, 2019 10:51:50 printer

A woman and her three children sustained burn injuries in a gas cylinder blast in the city's Kadamtali area on Saturday night, reports UNB.

The victims are Fatema Begum, 35, her sons Rafi, 11, and Safawan, 5, and daughter Faria, 9, said sub-inspector Badrul of Kadamtali Police Station.

Neighbour Ali Akbar said the gas cylinder went off around 8:30pm while Fatema was cocking in the kitchen, leaving the family members injured.

They were taken to the burn unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital, he added.