Gas Cylinder Blast: Nine injured at Rohingya camp | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, November 18, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:00 AM, November 18, 2018

Gas Cylinder Blast: Nine injured at Rohingya camp

At least nine Rohingya refugees were injured as a gas cylinder, used for inflating balloons, blasted at a camp in Ukhia upazila of Cox's Bazar yesterday morning.

Md Abul Khair, officer-in-charge of Ukhia Police Station, said the injured were admitted to a medical camp in the upazila's Kutupalong area.

A cylinder went off with a big bang when a vendor was inflating balloons at the camp around 7:00am, leaving the nine injured, our correspondent reported quoting the OC.

The identities of the Rohingyas could not be known till the time this report was filed.

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