Fire in residential building kills 3, injures 44 in Kabul – Ministry

  04 January 2019    Read: 885
Fire in residential building kills 3, injures 44 in Kabul – Ministry

At least three people were killed and 44 sustained injuries in Kabul as a residential building caught fire on Thursday night, the spokesman for the Afghan Ministry of Public Health said.

"44 injured & 3 died in last night building fire at Charahe Abdul Haq, Kabul Afghanistan," Wahidullah Mayar tweeted on Friday.

According to Mayar, at least six people are in critical condition.

Meanwhile, the Khaama Press News Agency reported that initially, an LPG station caught fire, which then spread to the residential building located nearby.

The causes of the incident are yet to be established.


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