Update February 28, 2015

Dhaka 2-49 pm, 02-March, 2021

Narayanganj arson victim dies at DMCH

Sumel Sarker



Narayanganj, 28 February 2015, Nirapad News: A man who received injuries to the head and a leg in an arson attack by miscreants in Rupganj upazila of Narayanganj district on Friday night died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) early Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Kabir Sheikh, 30, a worker of Mahbub Spinning Mills in Bhulta of Narayanganj district.

Sources at DMCH said Kabir succumbed to his injuries at the hospital around 4.00 am.

Earlier, six workers of the spinning mill suffered injuries, including five with burns, in the arson attack on a pickup van by hurling petrol bombs in Rupganj on Friday night.

Miscreants hurled a petrol bomb at the pickup van carrying 15 workers of the mill on its way to the capital around 10 pm, said Inspector Mozammel Haque, in-charge of the DMCH police camp.

The arson attack left five workers burnt while Kabir got his leg broken and the head hurt while getting down from the van hurriedly, he said.

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