ISLAMABAD – At least three people were killed and four others were injured in a gas cylinder explosion inside a house in Islamabad.

Rescue officials said the incident took place at a house located in PWD Colony.
A woman, her newborn baby girl and maid died on the spot, while others sustained serious injuries and were rushed to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) for first aid by Rescue 1122.

Roofs and walls of the house also collapsed in gas cylinder explosion.