Punjab & Region

A cylinder torn while applying oxygen to the patient in Moga

The Fact News Service,
Moga, May 25,
An Explosion in the oxygen cylinder, the patient was brought home by ambulance after receiving a response from the hospital in Moga, Punjab. During this time, the ambulance driver was applying an oxygen cylinder to the patient, but the cylinder suddenly exploded. The ambulance driver died on the spot due to scorching in the blast fire, while the son-in-law of the patient was severely scorched, he has been admitted to Mathuradas Civil Hospital. Police reached the spot after receiving information and took the body and placed it in Mathuradas Civil Hospital for post-mortem. Ajmer Singh, son of Bachhan Singh (60 years), a resident of village Kokri Behaniwal, was admitted to Sidhu Hospital in the city.   The doctors from the hospital responded to the worsening of the patient’s condition, after which the family took the patient home from the hospital’s ambulance. After reaching home, when the family requested the ambulance driver to apply oxygen to the patient, the ambulance driver tried to apply oxygen to the patient from the cylinder. the cylinder burst and caught fire. In the accident, ambulance driver Satnam Singh died on the spot, while the son-in-law of the patient was seriously injured. After extinguishing the fire, the driver and the injured have been brought to Mathuradas Civil Hospital from the same ambulance, where the injured have been admitted, while the body of the deceased has been captured by the police and kept in the post-mortem house.  

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