DERA ISMAIL KHAN: At least 30 people including women and children were injured when a gas cylinder exploded during condolences for a deceased that was taking place at a house in Dera Ismail Khan on Saturday.

According to rescue 1122 workers, large number of people were gathered for condolence at the house of Mahsud Alam in Cantt Gulshan Colony when a gas cylinder exploded. 30 people mostly women and children were injured in the explosion inside the house located in the jurisdiction of Cantt police station.

Rescue 1122 shifted all the injured to District Headquarters Hospital D. I. Khan for treatment whereas other relief activities were underway.
According to the hospital administration, condition of the 10 injured was critical.

Courtesy: Tribal News Network (TNN)