Another Ashulia factory fire victim dies
Another woman, who sustained burn injuries in a fire that broke out at a gas lighter factory at Ashulia on Tuesday, has died on Thursday.
Rokeya Begum alias Roki (20) died around 10.45am on Thursday at the ICU of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).
Residential physician of the burn unit Partho Shankar Pal confirmed the news.
Rokeya Begum received 70 per cent burn injuries, he also said.
She was the daughter of Torab Khan at Gabtali in Bogra.
Earlier on Wednesday, Ankhi, who received 80 percent burn injuries in the fire incident, died at the same hospital.
At least 23 female workers sustained burn injuries in a fire that broke out at a warehouse of ‘Colour Match BD’ at Jirabo Fulbagan of Ashulia on Tuesday.
Of them, 21 were later sent to the burn unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital.