Gas balloons explode: The balloon filled with acetylene gas has exploded during annual function of Allen Career Institute Sector 34 on Sunday evening. About 15 people were injured including ten teachers and five students.
The injured children were taken to the government hospital Sector 32, many of whom were given basic assistance after that they sent to home. The incident happened at around 6 pm in the evening.The balloons exploded after coming in contact with an electric bulb installed there. Sources said the balloons were filled with acetylene, which is very reactive.According to information, the Annual function was being organized at Allan Institute Sector 34, in which about 6000 former students of the institute were involved. Meanwhile, balloons were being thrown openly by the organizers, two balloons burst after contacting with light bulb, causing a balloons exploded.The institute officials did not respond to repeated calls.
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