gas explosion

March 28, 2022
March 28, 2022

Worker dies in gas explosion at Narayanganj aluminium factory

A worker died and another was injured in an explosion caused by accumulated gas at an aluminium factory in Narayanganj Sadar upazila today.

July 23, 2020
July 23, 2020

Boy killed in gas explosion; parents and sister fighting for life

A three-year-old boy died and three of his family members sustained burns after accumulated gas exploded and caused fire in their house in Dhaka’s Bangshal area.

February 17, 2020
February 17, 2020

1 dead, 7 family members injured in N'ganj gas explosion

A woman dies and seven other members of a family suffer burn injuries in a gas explosion in Siddhirganj of Narayanganj.

July 3, 2019
July 3, 2019

Child killed in wall collapse following gas explosion

A one-and-a-half-year-old child has died and four people are injured after a portion of a wall collapsed on them flowing a gas explosion at their one-story house in Ashulia area, on the outskirts...

November 22, 2018
November 22, 2018

6 hurt in Dhaka 'gas leak explosion'

At least six people suffer burns in an explosion reportedly caused by gas line leak in Dhaka's Mohammadpur area.

October 24, 2017
October 24, 2017

Eight suffer burns in gas explosion

Eight people including seven of a family suffered burns in a fire believed to have originated from accumulated gas in the capital's

May 6, 2016
May 6, 2016

How you can prevent the next gas explosion

While gas is odourless, gas leakage can be detected at an early stage from its smell, provided the gas companies use odourants. However, unfortunately gas companies nowadays tend not to use...

March 19, 2016
March 19, 2016

10 injured in gas explosion

At least 10 people were injured early yesterday as a fire broke out from a gas explosion at a six-storey building in the capital's Banani

February 26, 2016
February 26, 2016

Family ripped apart in gas fire, 2 children dead

Two children, aged one and 14 years old, succumb to injuries hours after a gas fire burns five of a family in Uttara of the capital. While their nine-year-old brother has been released after...

February 22, 2016
February 22, 2016

Bus’ gas cylinder blasts on highway, 8 burnt

At least eight people including a child are burnt after the gas cylinder of a passenger bus exploded on the Dhaka-Aricha highway.