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Two killed, three injured in gas explosion in Hafizabad

The injured are in a critical condition

SAMAA | - Posted: Jan 25, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago
Posted: Jan 25, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago

The injured are in a critical condition

At least two people were killed and three people were wounded in a gas explosion in Hafizabad on Friday.

The deceased have been identified Shehnaz Bibi and her 12-year-old son, Asad Khalid.

There was a gas leakage in their house located near the railway line, Gulzarpura. The blast occurred after Shehnaz lit a matchstick to start the stove. The roof and walls of the house collapsed after the explosion. Asad suffocated to death under the debris.

Related: Five people injured in Peshawar gas explosion

The rescue teams reached the site and shifted the victims to Trauma Centre Hafizabad. They were later shifted to Lahore’s Jinnah hospital, where Shehnaz succumbed to her injuries.

Shehnaz’s three sons, Abdul Rehman, Ali Haider, and Hanzala, are said to be in a critical condition.

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