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Female garment worker dies at work

  • Published at 01:15 am October 14th, 2016
Female garment worker dies at work
The deceased was Taslima, 23, a female worker of Windi Group Limited. Fellow workers of the deceased blamed the factory authorities’ for her death. Workers said: “Taslima was suffering from illness from yesterday noon and on stage of work she lost her sense. Her co-workers sent her to factory hospital where on-duty doctors suggested her to take rest. Beside, Taslima was compelled to join the work as the authorities did not grand her leave. After few minutes of joining the work, Taslima again went unconscious. Later, workers sent him to Women and Children Hospital at the area where on-duty doctors declared her dead. After spreading Taslima’s dead news, workers of the factory brought out demonstration against the authorities, forced the authorities to shut down the factory for Thursday. Mostafizur Rahman, director of Ashulia Industrial Police, said: “Being informed police rushed in and brought the situation under control. “Additional policemen were deployed at the area to avoid awkward situation,” he added.