Sitakunda police said, a gas cylinder suddenly blasted off with a shuddering noise, killing 2 workers on the spot and severely wounding another at about 11:00 am in the Pakija Ship Breaking Yard at Baroawlia of Sitakunda.
Those died on the spot were Emran Hossain (25) and Mamun (17). The critically injured worker Nasir died under treatment at a local clinic in the afternoon.
Source: The Financial Express. 14 October 2009