A gas cylinder explosion in a place called Alipura in Hobigonj, six workers were injured. They all were working in Pran company. The incident took place at around 8 am on Sunday morning. Injured were- worker Abdul Muttalib (25), Rabiul Islam (22), Alamgir Hossain (26), Nasim Mia (27), Sumon Mia (28) and Shipon Mia (30).

According to them, while working inside a room and suddenly gas cylinder exploded. Seconds later, around the time the fire broke out. Six workers were injured. The injured have been admitted to Habiganj Sadar Hospital.

Habiganj Sadar Hospital doctor Bazlur Rahman, confirmed the incident.