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Two more victims of laptop battery blast die

By Our Correspondent
June 21, 2024
The entrance of Allied Hospital in Faisalabad is seen in this still taken from a video. — YouTube/Geo News Live
The entrance of Allied Hospital in Faisalabad is seen in this still taken from a video. — YouTube/Geo News Live

FAISALABAD: Two more victims of the laptop battery explosion died in Burn Unit of the Allied Hospital-1 here on Thursday, raising the death toll to four.

According to police, nine-year-old Talha s/o Ahmad and his sister Dua Fatima had died on Wednesday while seven others including Farhat (45) w/o Aslam, her son Makki Raza (24), grandson Rehan Raza (8), granddaughter Eman Fatima (4), Nargas (32) w/o Muhammad Ahmad, her son Muhammad Ibrahim (3) and Rashida (40) wife of Ali Raza sustained serious injuries when a house caught fire due to burst of a laptop battery.