Lucknow, Apr 24(UNI) Five member of a family were killed in a cylinder blast in the busy Bahadurganj locality of Allahabad city today.
Police sources here said Mohammad Ismail, his wife and three children were charred to death in a blast tiggered by an LPG cylinder.
The incident occured around 0500 hrs this morning and the impact of the blast was such that the two-storeyed house of the deceased collapsed. A small shop was being run by Ismail in the house.
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