Shocking fire at Bangladesh factory Worker jumps from building to escape death, 52 dead

The six-story factory normally has more than 1,000 workers, but the fire broke out after hours. There were few workers left. However, hundreds of people were believed to be in the building at the time of the accident.

Firefighters found the bodies of three dead on Thursday night. As many as 49 more bodies were found after officers managed to reach the building’s third floor, officials believe the workers tried to escape to the rooftop, but failed because the door leading to the stairs had been locked. On the other hand, they still couldn’t go downstairs. because the area was completely flooded by fire

More than 30 others were injured in the incident, said Inspector Sheikh Kabirul Islam, many people jumped to their deaths from the upper floors of the factory. Rescuers also used ropes to help 25 victims from the factory rooftop.

So far, firefighters have been unable to extinguish the blazes on the fifth and sixth floors of the factory, a fire agency spokesman said. Had to wait for the fire to be controlled first. They will then be able to search inside the building. and can confirm additional deaths or injuries

Several workers told the media that The factory had several small fires. And the factory has only 2 stairs for people to escape.


Bangladesh is facing a building fire. This has resulted in many deaths in recent years. including the 2013 apartment fire that killed more than 1,100 people after the government vowed to reform safety standards. But critics say The audit is still very flawed.

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