FRS responds to an incident of gas explosion at a house in Mahchangolhi

Updated: 04-04-2022, 19:30

MNDF Fire and Rescue Service has responded to an incident of gas explosion at the 8th floor of M.Ruhunaa.

Firemen of MNDF FRS were dispatched immediately following the report received at FRS fire control room around 18:29hrs. Flames from the gas cylinder placed beneath the gas stove exploded, slightly burning the knee of the woman who turned on the stove.

The 32-year-old woman has been transferred to the hospital to treat the burn wounds.