Lahan, Aug. 3: A person died after a cooking gas cylinder exploded in Siraha Municipality district last night. Pappu Mukhiya, 20, of Siraha Municipality-7 died when she was caught with fire after the cylinder explosion while cooking.

Mukhiya died on the way to BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, said Deputy Superintendent of Police Madhav Budhathoki said. RSS