Five members of a family, together with 3 kids, sustained burn injuries during a gas blast at their residence in city’s Uttara space on weekday.
The bruised area unit Shahnewaz whose ages 40, Sumaiya whose ages 30, Zarif whose ages 11, Zahed whose ages 15, as well as Zaran whose ages 14-months.
The cylinder exploded at 6:00am at the room of the house.
The bruised were taken to the Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) at 8:30 am.
Partha Sanker Pal, resident physician of DMCH’s burn unit, same ninety five per cent of Shahnewaz’s body, ninety per cent of Sumaiya’s body, seventy four per cent of Zarif’s body, eighty eight per cent of Zahed’s body and seventy four per cent of Zaran’s body are burned.
Moniruzzaman, neighbour of the bruised, same they rouse hearing screams returning from the house next to them.
Later, the bruised were taken to the hospital, he added.