Cairo monastery fire kills two, injures two

Ahram Online , Tuesday 20 Apr 2021

Two people were killed and two others were injured in a fire that erupted early Tuesday inside a building at the Prince Tadros Monastery in Cairo, the church announced.

According to the statement, the fire took place in a building used as residence for workers located outside the monastery.

The statement added that the fire was due to an explosion of a butane gas cylinder, killing two workers and injuring another.

The fire was later put out due to fire firefighting efforts.

Prince Tadros Monastery for nuns is located in Haret El-Room in Old Cairo. 



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