At least 10 people including nine workers were injured in a furnace explosion at a re-rolling mill in Sitakunda upazila of
early Tuesday. Chittagong
Nur Mohammad, officer-in-charge (OC) of Sitakunda Police Station, said the workers of GPH Ispat Ltd located in Kumira area and a truck helper suffered burns around 2:30am when melted iron fell on them following the explosion.
The injured included Md Salauddin, 20, Mahidul Islam, 18, Badshah Mia, 25, Md Raju 25, Abu Taher, 30, Md Osman, 30, Nurul Alam, 25, Kabir, 24, Md Altaf Hossain, 25, and Md Faisal, 18, reports our
Eight of the injured were admitted to
while the others
to a local private clinic. Chittagong Medical College
Source: The Daily Star. 11 October 2011