9 members of a family burnt in Kishoreganj cylinder blast
News Desk || risingbd.com
An incident of gas cylinder explosion has left nine members of a family burnt at Mitamoin in Kishoreganj. Of them, several are in critical condition.
The incident took place at Katkhal village under Mithamoin upazila of Kishoreganj on Sunday (October 24) noon.
Masud Mia, in-charge of Katkhal investigation centre, said, “During cooking at noon, gas leakage from pipe spread throughout the house, causing an explosion and leaving Abdus Salam’s wife Sipainesa, two sons Kamal and Anwar, daughter Tasmila, two grandchildren Umme Habiba and Parvin and three others burnt.
Locals rushed to the spot and douse the blaze. They rescued the burnt and took to Jahurul Islam Medical College and Hospital of Bajitpur, the SI Masud Mia said.