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Gas cylinder explosion kills 2 at Jatrabari

DHAKA, Feb 5, 2017 (BSS) - Two people were killed and two others injured as a gas cylinder exploded at tin-shed house in the city's Jatrabari area today.

The explosion took place around 10.30 am when balloons were being filled with gas from the cylinder inside a tin-shed house in Battala area of Shekhdi, duty officer Sub-Inspector (SI) Mafiz Uddin of Jatrabari Police Station told BSS.

Two persons were killed on the spot and two others injured in the blast, he also said.

Identities of the deceased and injured could not be known immediately, the SI added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)