Online desk. A large explosion and fire broke out in Meghna oil depot in Khalishar Khalishpur.
This incident happened on Monday at 11 o'clock in the adjoining depot of the new road in the BL College of the city. Two workers died on the spot. Their name was initially known as Raju and Kamal.
9 workers were burnt in the fire They were admitted to the Khulna Medical College Hospital. The wounded were identified as Mozammel Haque (35), A Wahab (45), Anwar Hossain (40), Anu (25), Ismail (55), Rubel (26), 9 persons.
Anam Munshi, former general secretary of the Tanglari Sramik Union, said that there was a sudden explosion and fire incident when loading the depot to diesel and octane vehicles. After five hours of fire, about 5 hours of fire brigade brought the fire under control.