Worker burnt to death in ship-breaking yard fire, injures 5 

Worker burnt to death in ship-breaking yard fire, injures 5 

Chattogram Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 13:18 15 May 2019  

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A worker at a ship-breaking yard was burnt to death and five others sustained injuries while dismantling a ship in Sitakunda upazila on Wednesday.

The deceased was identified as Mohammad Rubel, a cutting worker of ‘Premier Trade Corporation and Mahinur Ship Recycling’ yard.

Zahirul Islam, SI of Chattogram Medical College Hospital police camp, said six workers sustained burn injuries when a fire broke out at the pump room of a scrap ship around 8:30 am.

They were taken to CMCH where the doctors declared Rubel dead. 

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