Six Bangladeshis, including two siblings, were killed in a gas cylinder explosion at their room at Ha’il of Saudi Arabia early Wednesday.
Three of the dead were identified as Emranul Haque Sohel, 34, his brother Imamul Haque Munna, 22, sons of Abdul Haque of village Basantapur in Chouddagram upazila, and Md Sohel Rana, 30, son of Sirajul Islam of village Sreepur in the upazila.
Of the other unidentified victims, one was a resident of Feni and the remaining two were residents of Noakhali.
Victims’ families said that the Bangladeshi workers went to sleep in their room on Tuesday night as usual and the gas cylinder went off in the early hours of Wednesday, killing them on the spot.
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