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Worker killed at Sitakunda shipbreaking yard

Nasim : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-05-15 2:33:45 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-05-15 7:15:47 PM

Staff Correspondent: A worker was killed and five others were injured in a fire triggered by an explosion at a shipbreaking yard in Sitakunda upazila of Chattogram on Wednesday morning.

The deceased was identified as Rubel.

Sources said the six workers were injured when a gas cylinder exploded at Mahinur Shipbreaking Yard in Baro Aulia area around 9:30am. Later, the injured were sent to hospital where the worker died under treatment.

Chattogram Medical College Hospital police outpost ASI Alauddin Talukdar confirmed the matter.

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