PUTRAJAYA – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today confirmed that a Malaysian was involved in the explosion incident during the Color Play Asia celebrations that took place at Formosa Water Park, New Taipei City, Taiwan on Saturday evening, 27 June 2015.
The victim, Miss Lim Sh Li, who is a medical student at the National Taiwan University suffered 54% second degree burns on her arms and legs. She was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit at Ren Ai Hospital, Taipei for further treatment.
An officer from the Malaysian Friendship and Trade Centre in Taipei has visited the victim and rendered the necessary consular assistance. The local authorities are still investigating the cause of the explosion.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs through the Malaysian Friendship and Trade Centre in Taipei, is trying to obtain further information from the local authorities on this incident. – Bernama