4 construction workers were killed and three others injured while a wall of an under-construction building collapsed on them at Chargourihat village in Mohadebpur upazila yesterday.
According to locals,a wall of an under-construction building of Bhai Bhai Rice Mill collapsed on seven workers while the masons were working on a 28-30 feet wall leaving them critically injured yesterday evening. Among them six workers were rushed to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital. Of the six, Emdadul and Munsur died on way to the hospital and Rubel succumbed to his injuries after being admitted to the hospital.
The deceased were identified as Emdadul Haque, 25, Munsur Ali, 22, Rubel, 22, and Sheikh Rasel, 25, while the injured Hossain Ali, 22, Babu, 27 and Shahidul Islam, 30.
Sheikh Rasel died when he was being taken to Naogaon General Hospital.
Officer-in-Charge of Mohadebpur Police Station said up to 8PM they didn’t know anything about the incident.