A fire and subsequent blasts at BM Container Depot killed 51 people, including 10 firefighters while injuring more than 250 on 4 June.

With the latest number, 39 out of the 51 bodies have been identified, said Sumon Bonik, officer-in-charge of Sitakunda Police Station.

Thursday, the identities of Md Main Uddin, 23, of Noakhali's Hatia and Md Jewel Rana, 31, of Companiganj were confirmed through DNA tests. Their bodies were kept at Chittagong Medical College Hospital.

The bodies were handed over to their respective families later. Meanwhile, 12 more unidentified bodies are still kept at Chittagong Medical College Hospital, Sumon said.

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