Three children killed in cylinder blast in UP

Three children were killed while their mother was injured when an LPG cylinder exploded in their house in Deva Pasia village here, police said on Sunday.

Last Updated: Sep 15, 2013, 13:31 PM IST

Gonda (UP): Three children were killed while their mother was injured when an LPG cylinder exploded in their house in Deva Pasia village here, police said on Sunday.

Satyam (3), Himanshu (5) and Ruby (7) were seriously injured in the incident that took place last night when their mother was cooking food.

They were rushed to a hospital in serious condition, where all the three died.

The condition of their mother Gudia (36) was stated to be stable.

PTI