CHITRAL: A Chitrali female student of the University of Malakand, who was injured in a cylinder blast in her hostel a few days back, has passed away at a hospital in Wah Cantonment.
Ms Tabassum, a resident of Drosh, along with her sister Shabnam and another girl from Timergarah had suffered burn injuries when a gas cylinder of their hostel room exploded on March 23.
A few days back a spokesman for the university had claimed that the students had been shifted to the intensive care at the burn centre where she was improving.
The students were first admitted to the Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar from where they were shifted to Wah Cantt burn centre on the directive of the VC who met them at the Peshawar hospital. The body of Ms Tabassum was taken to her native village for burial. The vice chancellor the her university and other officials along with hundreds of people from the attended the funeral prayers.