CHENNAI: A couple suffered burns after their air-conditioner into flames around 12:30 am on tuesday (july 3 2019 , while they are in deep sleep in there home at porur.
Last week ac burst in selaiyur again same thing happened in porur.
The injured couple , identified as Prakash Menon, 55, and and his wife bhindu 48 live on the second floor an apartment complex at guindy-porur trunk road.The spark in the AC fitted in their room and compressor blowing up.The injured couple not able to escape from that room and their two sons slept in there next room and not aware of this issue.
Luckily neighbours alerted by the blast then came into menon’s house and rescue the couples and take into kilpauk medical hospital.Bindhu is reported to have sustained 40 per cent burns while prakash memon burns 18 percent burns.Their children escaped unhurt as the fire was put out before.Forsenic experts investigate about the cause of burst,.
Ac technician says reason for Ac blast, the air conditioner can’t expel enough heat from the system and it’s forced to run constantly trying to cool your space. The increased pressure and temperature can cause the compressor to overheat and fail.So try to use AC at minimum number of time per day and serviced propely.