Health MinisterElizabeth Hinostroza said over 50 percent of the victims were in “very critical”condition, with burns covering over 80 percent of their bodies. The truck burst into flames after it hurtled off aramp on a street in Lima. At least 11 children were sent to local hospitalswith severe burns, authorities said. Peru restrictsthe shipping of gas to homes and industry via pipelines, and relies heavily ontrucks for distribution of the fuel.(Reuters) LIMA – A truckcarrying natural gas exploded on Thursday in Peru’s capital, killing at leasttwo people and injuring 48 others. A burned car is pictured after a tanker truck carrying gas exploded in a residential area in Lima, Peru on Jan. 23. REUTERS/SEBASTIAN CASTANEDA
The Premier League Board has confirmed that the fixtures for match-day-18 will be played on Sunday 17th March 2013 instead of the previous date.The change replaces the earlier date of Saturday, March 16.Seven matches will be honourned over the weekend with the exception of the game between Real Tamale United and Asante Kotoko, which will come off on March 23.