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7 workers sustain burn injuries at Kamal Steel Mills

  • Published at 05:41 pm February 9th, 2020
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The seven workers were doing their night duty in the iron mill

Seven workers suffered burn injuries when they were melting iron at a steel mill at Kadamtali area in the capital on Sunday morning. 

The incident took place around 4am on Sunday morning at a factory of Kamal Steel Mills Limited. After the incident, the workers were taken to Dhaka Medical College hospital.  

Shanjit Mondal, supervisor of the factory told Dhaka Tribune: “The injured are, Rasel (32), Redwan (27), Sohagh (25), Babar (35), Dulal (30), Shujon (27) and  Shifat (28). While Babar, Shujon and Dulal were being admitted to the hospital for treatment, the rest were discharged after primary treatment.”

“The seven workers were doing their night duty in the iron mill when flakes from the fire suddenly hit the workers. They were then rescued and brought to the hospital's burn unit,” added Mondal.