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POST TIME: 1 January, 2018 00:00 00 AM
30 hurt in roof collapse of silo under- construction
UNB

30 hurt in roof collapse of silo under-
construction

At least 30 workers were injured as the roof of an under-construction government food silo collapsed in Chougachha upazila in Jessore yesterday afternoon, reports UNB. Mohammad Shamim, officer-in-charge of Chougachha Police Station, said the roof came down crashing along with the beams around 5pm soon on completion of the casting of the roof of the upazila food silo. Locals rescued the workers and took them to the Upazila Health Complex where 15 were discharged after giving them first aid. Worker leader Mohammad Ali said the around 9000 sqf roof collapsed while 39 workers were taking preparations to leave the spot on completion of the casting.