An incident of air conditioner (AC) blast has taken place at Baitus Salat Jame Mosque in Fatullah under sadar upazila of Narayanganj. The incident took place at around 8:45 pm on Friday. Burned 37 people were taken to Sheikh Hasina National Burn and Plastic Surgery Institute in the capital.
Eyewitnesses said, at least 20 to 30 people were injured in the blast. The injured were taken to local hospitals and Dhaka Medical College Hospital.
According to the locals, at around 8:45 pm blast of the air conditioners occurred. Panic gripped the devotees in the mosques. They began to get out of the mosques at a time. Most of them were injured and burnt.
Confirming the incident Deputy Assistant Director of Narayanganj Fire Service said, fire service team is working there. Still we are not sure about exact number of injured.
In this regard Coordinator of Sheikh Hasina National Burn and Plastic Surgery Institute Dr. Samanta Lal Sen said that 37 people were brought to the hospital. Their treatment is going on.