NAROWAL/OKARA: Six humans, including 4 children, sustained burns in two cylinder blasts in Narowal and Okara regions on Wednesday.
inside the first incident, shopkeeper Abdul Qayyum changed into decanting gasoline whilst the cylinder exploded at Harrh village of Shakargarh tehsil (Narowal). As a end result four children Murtaza Ali (eleven) Fahad (10), Usman (9), Umar (7) and shopkeeper Qayyum suffered accidents.
Rescue 1122 shifted the injured to Shakargarh Tehsil Headquarters hospital. After first resource, the injured had been shifted to the Narowal DHQ health facility from wherein they have been cited Lahore.
meanwhile, some of the citizens stated five human beings were killed in a cylinder blast in a van a few 20 days in the past on Narowal-Zafarwal road and the district administration did now not [allegedly] take any motion in opposition to unlawful business of gasoline refilling.
In Okara, a person become injured whilst a cylinder exploded in the course of decanting at four/L bridge on GT street.
As according to the FIR filed via town B department police station, a crew, led by means of ASI Razzaq, rushed to the spot after receipt of [blast] facts. It said the group discovered employee Amjad decanting gas in a small cylinder from the primary cylinder at the shop of Shaukat Ali. Amjad, who had sustained accidents, managed his escape.
published in , July eleventh, 2019