A man was killed and seven others injured as an air-conditioner (AC) compressor exploded at the United Arab Emirates (UAE) visa center.
The incident took place in Dhaka's Gulshan area on Wednesday around 2 pm (January 13).
Officer-in-charge of Gulshan police station Shahnoor Rahman confirmed the news to media.
The identities of the deceased and injured could not be known yet, he added. The explosion created panic among pedestrians in the area.