Cylinder explosion in Murree kills one

ISLAMABAD (INP): An owner of an ice cream shop was killed in a cylinder explosion at Mall Road area of Murree on Sunday. A steam cylinder of an ice cream shop exploded due to which the owner of the shop named Mohammad Kaleem was killed.

An illegal cattle market is also situated near the scene. The noise of the explosion was heard in the far flung areas of the city. Chaos erupted at the cattle market due to which a stampede took place, leaving five persons wounded. Residents of the area and Rescue 1122 teams rushed arrived at the crime scene and shifted the injured to a nearby hospital. A scuffle took place between an intelligence agency officer and traders.

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