Update December 11, 2014

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Gas cylinder exploded in Bogra killing 1

Mirajul Moin Joy

Gas cylinder exploded in Bogra

Gas cylinder exploded in Bogra

Nirapad News : A pedestrian was killed and another injured when a gas cylinder exploded in Bogra town this morning.

Ruku Chowdhury, 25, from Gohail of Bogra, died on the spot in the explosion around 10:00am, our Bogra correspondent reports. A local vegetable vendor was injured.

One Abdus Salam, 60, a balloon trader, kept the cylinder beside the raod at Sutrapur Reaz Kazi Lane, said Mozammel Haque, superintendent of police in Bogra.

“The gas cylinder exploded suddenly killing one pedestrian and injuring another.”

Following the incident, aggrieved locals beat up the cylinder owner, the SP added.

On information, firefighters rushed to the spot and doused the flames.

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