Fire kills one at ship-breaking yard in Sitakunda
Published : Thursday, 16 May, 2019 at 12:00 AM Count : 70
CHATTOGRAM, May 15: A worker was killed and five others injured in a fire at ship-breaking yard in Sitakunda on Wednesday morning.
The deceased was identified as M Rubel, 27. He hailed from Feni.
Harun Pasha, an official of Kumira Fire Station, said the fire broke out at Premier Trade Corporation Shipyard while the workers were dismantling a ship around 8:30 am.
Being informed, a fire service team rushed to the scene and brought the blaze under control, he added.