|Published : 19 Apr 2017, 20:53:14|
Female worker dies in Dinajpur boiler explosion
A female worker was killed and 29 people suffered burn injuries in a boiler explosion at a rice mill in Gopalganj of Dinajpur on Wednesday.
Police and locals said the boiler went off with a big bang at ‘Jamuna Auto Rice Mill’ around 11am, leaving 30 workers, including Anjana Bibi, 30, injured with burns, reports UNB.
Locals rescued the victims and took 23 of them to M Abdur Rahim Medical College Hospital where doctors declared Anjana dead.
Later, 14 injured were shifted to Rangpur Medical College Hospital as their condition deteriorated.
Officer-in charge of Kotwali Police Station Redwanur Rahim said they were looking into the incident.