Five injured in cylinder blast

March 2, 2016 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: At least five persons, including children of a family, were injured in gas cylinder blast at home in Shershah colony here on Thursday.

The incident took place in a building near Gali No.51 in Shershah colony. The blast occurred when a gas cylinder at a home exploded due to leakage. The injured were identified as Mubeen, aged 10, Rimshah, 35, Seema, 28, Alisha, 28, and five-year-old Bismah.

However, the rescue team rushed to the scene and shifted the injured to Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) for treatment.