Seven killed, 10 injured in gas cylinder blast in Chattogram

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Seven killed, 10 injured in gas cylinder blast in Chattogram

Seven killed, 10 injured in gas cylinder blast in Chattogram

Seven people were killed and at least 10 injured after a gas pipeline exploded near a house in Chattogram’s Patharghata.

The incident was reported on Sunday (Nov 17) around 9 am, Chittogram Fire Service and Civil Defence Assistant Director Purna Chandra Mutsuddi confirmed.

Two of the deceased have been identified as 43-year-old Annie Barua and 31-year old Nazrul Islam.

“So far 17 people in the Patharghata gas pipeline blast have been brought in. The doctors produced seven of them dead,” Chattogram Medical College Hospital police outpost Sub Inspector Alauddin Talukder told MTnews24.com.