Two suffer burn injuries in Dhaka AC blast

Staff Correspondent | Published: 19:22, Apr 12,2021


Two technicians were seriously injured when an air conditioner exploded in Mohammadpur Town Hall area in Dhaka on Monday afternoon.

Injured Alamgir Hossain, 34, and Sajib, 35, were sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital emergency department.

The explosion took place from the AC of a Shwapno super shop at Town Hall at around 4:00pm, said the super shop staff Modhu Mondal.

He said that the technicians were repairing the AC and it suddenly exploded leaving the two seriously injured.

They will be shifted to Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery, said The DMCH police outpost officer-in-charge Bacchu Mia quoting doctors.

He said that doctors find their condition critical.

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