(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Mirbat- Two persons were killed and 15 others injured as a result of a cooking gas cylinder explosion on Saturday evening.
In a tweet, the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulances (PACDA) stated, 'Explosion of a cooking gas cylinder resulted in the death of two persons. Fifteen others were injured in the incident too. They were aboard a fishing dhow in the wilayat of Mirbat, Dhofar.'
PACDA stated that the deceased and the injured are Asian nationals.