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4 workers injured in Kushtia boiler blast

  • Published at 12:03 am November 23rd, 2019
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'The fire broke out during the night shift at around 4 am. Four workers were injured trying to put out the fire. Later fire service brought the fire under control'

Four workers were injured as a boiler of a plywood factory exploded at Barokhada in Sadar upazila yesterday.

Tuhinul Islam, an official of Woodland Plywood Processing Company, said: "The fire broke out during the night shift at around 4 am. Four workers were injured trying to put out the fire. Later fire service brought the fire under control."

Kushtia fire station's Senior Station Officer Ali Sajjad said that they brought the blaze under control after a four hour-long struggle as it was difficult to access source of the fire which was in the dust collector section .

The injured workers were sent to Dhaka for better treatment.