Turag scrap store fire death toll soars to 6
Published: 12:06 PM, 9 August 2022 Updated: 12:08 PM, 9 August 2022
Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery; File Photo
Another person died in a fire at a scrap store (Bhangari Store) in the Kamarpara area in the capital’s Turag. With this, the death toll from the incident climbed to 6. The condition of the remaining is critical.
The deceased breathed his last at Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery on Monday at around 12:45 am. His identity was not immediately available.
The remaining 2 people who were burnt in the fire at the Kamarpara area in Turag are undergoing treatment at the burn institute.
The previous deceased were — Alam, Gazi Mazharul Islam and Noor Hossain.
The explosion took place at Gazi Mazaharul Islam’s scrap store and autorickshaw garage in Dakshin Rajabari, Turag, at around 11:30 am on Saturday.