Three died, 22 injured in cylinder blast in Lasbela 

By: News Desk
Published: 11:23 PM, 19 Dec, 2022
Three died, 22 injured in cylinder blast in Lasbela 
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A cylinder blast on Monday left three people dead and 22 others injured in the Lasbela district of Balochistan, reported 24NewsHD TV channel. 

The blast took place in a shop that damaged nearby buildings and others shops. Four shops and a hotel were gutted.   A large crowd was present at the spot of the blast.

A parked minibus, cars, and 10 motorcycles were also damaged as a result of the incident. At least, 25 people received burn injuries.

The law enforcement agencies and rescue workers have reached the spot. They rushed the injured persons to District Headquarters Hospital Lasbela to provide treatment. The firefighter unit took the fire under control. Later, the critical patients were shifted to Trauma Civil Center Karachi. 

An emergency was imposed in the hospital to provide timely and quality treatment to the victims.

Lasbela Deputy Commissioner said that three people dies during the treatment in Karachi. 

DC Murad Kasi confirmed that people got burn injuries due to a cylinder explosion in Lasbela. 

Trauma Civil Center Karachi MS said 20 injured were brought for treatment at the Burns Center of Civil Hospital. However, three of them died during the treatment. 

Dr. Rubina Bashir said that most of the patients have 70 and 90 percent burns. 

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