Two dead, one scorched badly in Chakwal gas leakage blast


CHAKWAL: At least two women scorched to death while one youth sustained injuries in a gas leakage blast in Chakwal today (Saturday).


According to details, the incident took place when an explosion heard due to gas leakage in Chakwal’s Tatral, killing two women 36-year-old Gulshan bibi and 28-year-old Faiza Basheer while injuring one person identified as Hamied.

Separately in Peshawar, as many as four people including three children got wounded in gas leakage explosion in Peshawar’s Hayatabad.

The blast has destroyed front portion of the house and also left a woman and her three children injured while domestic items also turned into ashes.

The locals called rescue personnel for assistance who after arriving at the scene, shifted the wounded people to the nearbyhospital.

Police officials have launched an investigation into the matter.