“Ten are in a critical condition, a Bahraini couple and eight Asians, in a restaurant fire in Tubli area,” this went viral and received massive comments and was announced by the Ministry of Interior through its official social media accounts. 

Details of the sorrowful accident, told by witnesses in the comments, that a husband and a wife, apparently the restaurant’s owners, were carrying out maintenance to the restaurant’s pizza oven with eight Asian workers. During the maintenance, the added, the pizza oven exploded. 

Official information indicated that all cases were transferred to the nearest hospitals to receive the necessary medical care. 

Videos and pictures, that were highly circulated on social media, showed many civil defense vehicles as well as an ambulance in the area. The area as well as witnessed a partial closure which caused heavy traffic jams.

The General Directorate for Civil Defense announced that it sent eight vehicles, forty officers and individuals to and put out and control the fire in a restaurant in Tubli. The directorate stated, through the official social media accounts of the Ministry of Interior, assured that the competent authorities took necessary procedures at the site.