Earlier, 29 bodies were handed over to their respective families and relatives. Among 51 of the unfortunate fire victims, 37 have been identified so far.
The inquiry committee formed by the Chittagong Port Authority has said that if the hazardous material had been stored separately, there would not have been so many deaths
After 49 people were killed in a fire and explosion at the BM Container Depot in Chattogram, we come to know about the frail and unsafe management systems of container depots. The depots where ...
Some 10 container depots were found accommodating diesel pumps on their premises, though having a fuel pump inside a hazardous commodity management facility is highly dangerous
The surrounding areas of BM Container Depot in Sitakunda might face severe environmental disaster due to chemical spread from the spot despite the deadly fire being put out
Chattogram’s explosion-ravaged BM Container Depot would flout the local and international guidelines to be followed in the maintenance of hazardous substances. Containers carrying chemical substances ...
The prime accused is currently languishing in a hospital with his left hand amputated and ribs broken
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said his country is willing to work with Bangladesh to strengthen cooperation in emergency response to safeguard the safety and well-being of ...
They all are bearing burn wounds and eye complications. However, they are getting cured gradually and no one, except for Ramij, are now at ICU
The department of environment (DOE) issued a clearance certificate to BM container depot in Sitakunda on condition of storing poultry feed, readymade garments and consumer products
Eight accused have been named in the case filed over the devastating fire in Sitakunda BM container depot that killed 44 people, including nine firefighters, and injured over 200
Something must have happened there, I believe. Otherwise, so many lives would not have been lost,” he told reporters.