One dead, three injured after air-conditioner explodes in mall
One person died on the spot, while three others received severe burn injuries and have been admitted to the Thane Civil Hospital
Thane: In an air-conditioner explosion incident, one person died and three others were injured due to burns, in the premises of the Lake City Mall at Kapurbawdi Junction today afternoon, police and fire brigade sources said this evening.
Thane Municipal Corporation’s Disaster Cell Chief Santosh Kadam said that welding work was in progress on the fourth floor premises of the mall when the explosion took place, causing a fire in which the three were injured.
The police said that one person died on the spot, while two others received severe burn injuries and have been admitted to the Thane Civil Hospital.
The police added that the dead body was sent for a postmortem to the civil hospital.
Thane Municipal Corporation Disaster Control Cell Chief Santosh Kadam released the names of those dead and injured in today’s air-conditioner blast at Lake City mall.
The name of the dead person is Ghulam Ghouse Alam, while three others who were injured in the explosion when welding work was in progress are Banmali Behra (36) Salman Khan (20) Mohamad Ali Iklaq Khan (28), who have been admitted to the Thane Civil Hospital, he said.