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6 sustain burn injuries Chittagong mill

  • Published at 02:33 pm March 16th, 2019
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They were injured when molten metal fell on them

Six workers have sustained burn injuries in a mishap at a steel re-rolling mill in Chittagong.

The incident occurred at Sitalpur Auto Steel Mill in Sitakunda upazila around 4:45am on Saturday.

The injured workers are: Reaz Hossain, 25, Mainuddin, 25, Md Mia, 35, Amzad Hossain, 40, Shah Alam, 55, and Zakir Hossasin, 32.

Sitakunda police station Officer-in-Charge Delwar Hossain told Dhaka Tribune that the workers were injured when molten metal fell on them.

All of the injured workers were admitted to Chittagong Medical College and Hospital (CMCH).

Alauddin Talukder, assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of the CMCH police outpost, told the Dhaka Tribune that four of the injured workers were transferred to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital as their condition deteriorated. 

The other two were discharged from the CMCH after receiving primary treatment, he added.