Increase in the number of chemical explosion losses in China
Reporter: Shakib Ahmad Nazari
An explosion at a chemical factory in Yanjing of China killed 64 people and 117 others went to the hospital. Lee Shaun, deputy chairman of the healthcare commission, told media that 117 others who were newly injured had left during this blast at the hospital and the incident casualties had reached to 64 people, according to media reports.
“At 12:00 am, today, an explosion at the Yanjing Chemical Factory occurred that at least 604 people were killed and injured and now they have been sent to hospital for further treatments, this Chinese official has stated that at least 19 injured were in critical health conditions, 98 were in serious condition, 59 were discharged from the hospital,” he said. And 142 others are now under the care of hospitals. ”
Meanwhile, officials have said that drinking water has not been affected by this chemicals explosion. On the other hand, casualties statics are changing.