Two workers were burnt to death at a ship-breaking yard at Shitalpur in Sitakundu of Chattogram on Monday night.
The deceased were identified as Md Jalil, 26, son of Md Ainal, of Barishal and Bipul Chandra, 24, son of Shoshi Chandra, of Kurigram.
Sub-inspector Pradyut Gosh Chowdhury of Sitakundu police said that two workers sustained burn injuries after a fire broke out from gas cylinder while they were working at the engine room of an scrap vessel at 'Sagorika Ship Breaking Yard' owned by Siraj Doula.
Later, they were rushed to a private hospital where they succumbed to injuries, said police.
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