The hospital for burns and plastic surgery in Tripoli received in the last two days 98 cases injured with different burns and injuries due to fire works used to celebrate the anniversary of Prophet Muhammad’s birth.
The information bureau said that some cases had their fingers and hands cut off, other have light burns in the face and hands. It added, 42 cases are light burns, 15 amputation cases between partial and full to the hand and fingers.
It added “most cases received treatment and left hospital”. It referred that the number of injures this year is far less than the previous one, due to media and awareness campaign organized by the bureau in the hospital.
The hospital commended efforts made by medical staff and workers in order to spread the campaign and help the injured cases.