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Several hurt in cylinder blast in Delhi

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  New Delhi, November 30, 2012
First Published: 00:20 IST(30/11/2012) | Last Updated: 00:21 IST(30/11/2012)

More than a dozen people, including four women, suffered burn injuries after a cooking gas cylinder exploded at a house in east Delhi's New Ashok Nagar area on Thursday morning.

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According to fire officials, the incident was reported to them at around 9.05 am from New Ashok Nagar E-Block. All the 12 victims are neighbours and reside on rented accommodation, the fire official said.

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