12 injured in Chattogram lift collapse

Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Published: 02:02, Aug 13,2020


At least 12 people were injured when a lift collapsed at KDS IDR Limited factory at Mohora industrial area of Chandgaon in Chattogram on Wednesday.

Among the injured four took treatment in Chittagong Medical College Hospital.

Moriam, a worker of the factory, said that during lunch break they heard a noise and people were saying that a lift had collapsed.

But the factory authorities did not allow them to go to the spot.

Chandgaon police officer-in-charge Ataur Rahman said that the factory authorities said that the lift did not collapse but it dropped down from 2nd floor to 1st floor that injured 12 people. Among the injured four were taken to CMCH for treatment.

The eight others went to their home after getting primary treatment at the factory, said the OC.

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