Seven of a family hurt in water tank blast

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Atleast seven members of a family including three children were critically injured as a water tank inside a house exploded in Baldia Townon Monday afternoon.

Rescue officials said that soon after the blast initial investigations suggest the water tank exploded due to a gas filling, which left seven persons critically injured.

Police and rescue officials arrived at the sight shortly after the blast and cordoned off the area.  “The house windows shutters due to the blast intensity”, rescue officials added.