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Couple killed, five injured in gas line explosion at Savar

SAVAR, Jan 7, 2017 (BSS)-A gas line explosion at a house in Bhagolpur Dakkhin Dariarpur area under Savar upazila early this morning killed two and injured five others of family.

Police and hospital sources said the deceased are Rauson Ali, 55, and his wife Khairunnesa, 40.

The sources a fire broke out at the house as the gas line exploded all of sudden at about 3.30am. All the seven members of the family were injured in the fire. The injured were sent to Savar upazila health complex where the couple succumbed to their injuries

The five injured family members have been admitted to the burn unit of the Savar Enam Medical College Hospital for treatment.

Officer-in-charge of Savar Model Police Station SM Kamruzzaman confirmed the incident.