District: (Three minor children injured in gas cylinder blast die)

June 16, 2015 Off By Web Desk

SIALKOT: Local Christian labourer Sabir Maseeh’s three minor children, injured in a gas cylinder blast a week ago, succumbed to their injuries at Mayo Hospital Lahore on Wednesday.

According to details, village Rohaila-Begowala, Sambrial tehsil based labourer Sabir Maseeh’s wife Rafil Maseeh was killed in gas cylinder explosion while cooking meal in kitchen a week ago. While, the labourer Sabir Maseeh himself and their five minor children Rehan, Mehrab, Mehak, Hina and Gulfam were injured seriously as they received burn wounds.

They were shifted to Mayo Hospital Lahore due to their critical condition. Where, son Rehan, daughters Mehrab and Mehak succumbed to their injuries. The condition of the two rest injured Hina and Gulfam was also stated to be critical there.

The deceased children, today, were laid to rest in their native graveyard. Several gloomy and agonic scenes were witnessed when the three dead bodies were lifted from a house for burial. They atmosphere remained mourning in the village. A large number of the people attended their funeral.