One killed, several injured in cylinder blast in Rawalpindi bakery


Rawalpindi, Jan. 4 (TNS): At least one person was killed and several others were injured as a cylinder exploded in a bakery located at Golra Mor area in Rawalpindi.

According to SHO Shamsabad Police Station, a gas cylinder exploded in the kitchen of Dawn bakery resulted fire breakout in the bakery building.

He said one person killed and several others sustained injures adding that fire engulfed nearby school building, however, rescue teams and fire brigade vacate the school.

Injured persons were rushed to nearby hospitals.