Woman killed, two injured in gas cylinder explosion in Nowshera
NOWSHERA: A woman was killed and two others including a minor girl were injured as a gas cylinder exploded inside a house in Manki Sharif area of Nowshera district on Sunday, police said.
Police said that the incident took place in Manki Sharif when a gas cylinder exploded inside the house of Dawlat Khan. Two women and a minor girl sustained burn injuries in the explosion. Local people immediately shifted the injured to Qazi Hussain Ahmed Medical Complex. However, due unavailability of burn center in Qazi Hussain Ahmed Medical Complex, the injured were shifted to Islamabad. One of the injured woman succumbed to her injuries and breathed her last on way to Islamabad.
Meanwhile, two women sustained burn injuries when a gas cylinder exploded in Warri area of Upper Dir. Police said that the explosion took place inside the house of the administrator of a local seminary. Both the injured women were shifted to Warri hospital in critical condition.