Alexa Aklima`s husband & father-in-law dies

Dhaka, Friday   20 September 2019


Aklima`s husband & father-in-law dies

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 11:00 PM, 19 August 2019  

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Aklima’s husband Yakub Ali Mandal and father-in-law Noor Mohammad also have died after being burnt by a gas line blast in Gazipur.  They died in the burn unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Monday afternoon.

They died after being hospitalized for three days.

Police and locals said that Aklima was staying at a residence in the Salna Kathora Mandalbari area of Gazipur City Corporation. Last Saturday around 5 am a loud noise heard in the house. Immediately, the doors and windows of the house broke down and caught fire. The locals then extinguished fire and rescued the three men in burned condition. Aklima died while undergoing treatment in the burn unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital at around 9:30 pm on Saturday.

Bachchu Mia inspector in charge of the DMCH Police Camp said the three were brought to the hospital with burns. Yakub and Aklima's body were almost completely burned. Twenty-five percent of Noor Mohammad's body was burned. Aklima died Saturday night. The other two died on Monday.