The death toll reached eight in the incident
A schoolteacher who sustained serious injuries during a gas pipeline explosion in Patharghata area of Chittagong died on Friday morning.
Deceased Tisha Gomes was a junior teacher of Saint John’s Grammar School, and a resident of Patharghata area.
She succumbed to her injuries at 11:15am while undergoing treatment at the Intensive Care Unit of Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH), Inspector Zahirul Islam, in-Charge of CMCH police outpost, said.
Tisha suffered injuries as a large portion of wall of a building fell on her due to gas explosion on November 17. She was on way to her workplace on a rickshaw on that day.
With the death of Tisha, the death toll reached eight in the incident.