October 25, 2021, 10:14 am
Court Reporter /
One person was killed and three others were injured in a blast at the Chief Judicial Magistrate’s Court in Jhenaidah. The deceased was identified as Shafiq.
The incident took place at around 1pm on Sunday at the Malkhana of the Chief Judicial Magistrate’s Court in Jhenaidah.
Superintendent of Police Muntasirul Islam confirmed the truth. However, the identities of the injured were not immediately known.
Jhenaidah Sadar Police OC Sheikh Mohammad. Sohail Rana said Ahad was rescued and sent to Sadar Hospital by fire service and police members. The doctor declared one of them dead. The rest are undergoing treatment.
The court’s PP Ismail Hossain said, “Suddenly we heard a loud noise and ran away.” As soon as I saw Malkhana’s house was completely destroyed. And many are shouting inside. Then the fire service was informed.
He added that renovation work has been going on inside Malkhana for the last few days. The blast is thought to have been caused by a mechanic’s cleaning machine.