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Gas Leak Claims Life of a Man in Phulbari, Chitwan

January 16, 2024
Gas Leak Chitwan

Phulbari, Chitwan – In a devastating incident on Monday, a 50-year-old man lost his life due to a cooking gas leak from a cylinder in Phulbari, western Chitwan. The deceased has been identified as Manish Thapa, a resident of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-15, Deurichok, Chitwan.

According to information provided by DSP Shreeram Bhandari of the District Police Office, Chitwan, the unfortunate incident occurred when Thapa was cooking in his room, and a gas leak transpired from the cylinder. The incident took place within the premises of the local Abinash Fertilizer Company.

Despite immediate response efforts, Thapa succumbed to the effects of the gas leakage. The local authorities were alerted to the situation, and emergency services were dispatched to the scene. However, the extent of the gas leak proved fatal.

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DSP Shreeram Bhandari stated that further investigation into the incident is currently underway to ascertain the circumstances surrounding the gas leak and the events leading to Thapa’s tragic demise. Authorities are working to determine if any safety lapses or negligence played a role in the incident.

The incident has sent shockwaves through the local community, prompting concerns about gas safety and the importance of adherence to proper handling and maintenance procedures. Gas-related accidents are a serious matter, and authorities are urging the public to prioritize safety measures when dealing with gas appliances to prevent such unfortunate incidents.

As the community mourns the loss of Manish Thapa, the investigation will shed light on the factors contributing to the gas leak, with the hope of preventing similar tragedies in the future.


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