Feni fire: Mother, daughter die at SHNIBPS

Sun Online Desk

11th March, 2021 12:26:39 printer

Feni fire: Mother, daughter die at SHNIBPS

A woman and her daughter, who suffered burn injuries in a gas cylinder explosion at a building in Feni, died at Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery.

Meherunnesa, 38, wife of an expatriate, died at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital around 3:00pm on Wednesday while her daughter Hafsa Islam, 15, succumbed to her burn injuries at 1:00am on Thursday.

Earlier, an explosion occurred on the fifth floor of the six-storey building on Shaheed Shahidullah Kaisar Road in Feni municipality area around 12:00am on Saturday, leaving 3 people injured.

Injured Moriam Islam was released after giving primary treatment at Feni 250-bed General Hospital.

The explosion damaged the third, fourth and sixth floors of the building, locals said.