Nine killed and 50 injured in serious blast in Bangladesh

Guwahati/ 4th July’2017 (Prag News Desk): At least nine people were killed and 50 were injured in a blast in garment factory at Gazipur in Bangladesh on Monday.

Explosion took place during night at Multifabs Ltd factory.

The dyeing section of the factory led to a massive fire that expands through the building for hours, source added.

Eight bodies were recovered from the spot and injured were immediately sent to the nearest hospital who were succumbing.

The death toll might increase as many injured were in critical conditions.

The Fire Service and Civil Defence officials said the ground and first floors were collapsed due to the blast.

The rescue operation was still going on as the further investigation is going on to find out the cause of the incident.

 

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