Karachi: A balloon seller and a child were killed when a gas cylinder exploded
According to police, the tragic incident took place in Junejo Colony area of Sohrab Goth where a balloon seller used to reach the area to sell balloons by placing a cylinder in a rickshaw.
Police say a balloon seller reached the area on Friday with his cylinder in a rickshaw, causing a sudden explosion that killed a 12-year-old boy and a balloon seller standing nearby while injuring three others, including two minors. The girls are included.
According to Edhi’s spokesman, the bodies of those killed in the incident have been shifted to Abbasi Shaheed while the injured have also been shifted to hospital for medical treatment.