Another worker who sustained burn injuries in a boiler explosion at a rice mill at Gopalganj in Sadar upazila of Dinajpur district, died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Monday morning, rising the death toll from the incident to 18.
Sumon, 36, succumbed to his burns in the evening at the burn unit of DMCH. Three more victims of the incident are in critical condition.
They are taking treatment at Rangpur Medical College hospital.
The body of Sumon are being taken to Dinajpur. He will be buried on Tuesday.
On April 19, two workers, including a female, were killed and 28 people suffered burn injuries as the boiler went off at ‘Jamuna Auto Rice Mill’ in Dinajpur Sadar upazila.
Source: Daily Sun, Dhaka, Bangladesh