Dhaka: Seven people including six of a family were injured in a fire that broke out due to gas line explosion at a house in Senpara area under Kafrul Police Station in the city early Sunday.
The injured was identified as Delwar Hossain,60, his wife Saleha, 50, their daughters Amena,24, Fatema, 12, and son Jahid, 15, Amena’s son Arman,1, and their neighbor Shah Alam, 35.
Assistant sub-inspector of Kafrul Police Station Abul Hasan said a leaked gas line blasted at a tin-shed house - in Senpara Parbat area around 1:00am, leaving six of the family members injured.
One of their neighbour received burn injuries when he went to save the family members, the ASI said.
The injured were admitted to the burn unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital.