12 November 2023, 10:28 am
Garment workers injured in police firing in the movement demanding salary increase in Konabari area of Gazipur. Jamal Uddin (40) passed away. He was a worker of Islam Garments.
He died in intensive care unit (ICU) of Dhaka Medical College (DHMC) Hospital on Saturday (November 11) around 1 am.
This was confirmed by Bachchu Mia, in-charge inspector of DMK Hospital police camp. He said that a garment worker named Jalal Uddin was shot dead during the agitation demanding increase in salary and allowances in Gazipur. He died in ICU bed number 6 while undergoing treatment at night.
Bachchu Mia said that her house is in Ghasali Bazar area of Kendua police station of Netrakona district. Her father’s name is Chan Mia.
It should be noted that on November 8, Jamal Uddin, a worker of Islam Group, was shot dead by the police in Konabari Jurun area of Gazipur. Later he was rescued and brought to Dhaka Medical. Besides, the workers of Islam Group Anjuara Khatun was shot dead on the spot by the police.