Seven sustain burns in city

Staff Correspondent

28 October, 2020 12:00 AM printer

At least seven people suffered burns, as an explosion reportedly occurred at a ‘bhangari’ shop (which deals in household and different types of waste) in Mohammadpur of the capital Tuesday afternoon.

The injured are Abdul Alim, owner of the shop, his employees -- Amir Hossain, Faruk and Saidur Rahman, and employees of an adjacent engineering workshop Qaium, Mohammad Suruj and Russell.

They were all admitted to Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery.