Egypt denies reports about medical center explosion

Health Ministry spokesman Hossam Abdel-Ghaffar said that three people were injured in the fire and were transferred to a nearby hospital.

Egypt denies reports about medical center explosion

World Bulletin/News Desk

Egypt's Interior Ministry on Sunday denied reports about an explosion inside a Health Ministry institute in the Giza province.

"A fire broke out in a medicine storage room in the vaccine and serum center in the Dokki district west of Cairo," Interior Ministry spokesman Hani Abdel-Latif told The Anadolu Agency.

The spokesman, however, gave no details about injuries in the fire.

Health Ministry spokesman Hossam Abdel-Ghaffar, for his part, told AA that three people were injured in the fire and were transferred to a nearby hospital.

Several local news outlets had reported that a gas explosion had taken place inside the building.

 

Güncelleme Tarihi: 28 Aralık 2014, 11:26

Muhammed Öylek

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