One of N'ganj gas explosion victims dies | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, April 08, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 02:40 AM, April 08, 2019

One of N'ganj gas explosion victims dies

A five-year-old child died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital last night a day after he had sustained burns in an explosion in Narayanganj.

Safwan succumbed to his injuries around 8:30pm at the burn unit, hospital sources said.

He along with three of his family members suffered burns in the explosion believed to be caused from a leak in gas pipeline at their house in Fatullah area on Saturday.

The other injured -- Safwan's mother Fatema Akhter, 35, sister Faria Akhter, 9, and brother Rafi, 11 -- were admitted to the burn unit of the hospital with around 90 percent burns, said Dr Partha Sankar Paul, resident surgeon of the unit.c

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