Two killed, three injured in explosion at Karachi CNG station
KARACHI: Two people were killed and three others injured after an explosion at a CNG station near North Karachi’s Powerhouse Chowrangi.
According to police, station manager was among those killed while owner and another manager were injured in blast.
The injured were shifted to Burns Ward of Jinnah Hospital, police added.
Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah took notice of incident and has sought a report from Commissioner Karachi.
“When was the last time station was inspected? Was compressor at CNG station expired or new?” Shah’s spokesperson asked, adding that Chief Minister has ordered that best medical facility be provided to injured.