KOHAT, 17 November: As many as five people were injured in a gas cylinder blast inside a house in Lachi area of district Kohat, police said here on Friday.

According to police, the incident took place in Noor Rahman’s house when his wife was preparing breakfast for the family members and in the meantime a gas cylinder exploded with a huge bang.

The injured people are rushed to tehsil headquarters hospital where doctors said their condition is out of danger.