5 of a Bangladeshi family dead in Kuwait AC blast


PV Desk : Five members of a Bangladeshi expatriate family in Kuwait were killed as an Air Conditioner blasted in Salmiya city of Kuwait Monday (October 16).

The deceased were identified as Rokeya Begum, 50, her sons– Imad Ahmed, 12, Fahad Ahmed, 5, and daughters–Jamila Begum 15, and Nabila Begum, 9, hailed from Kandigaon village under Kamalganj upazila sadar union.

Rokeya’s husband Junaid Ahmed sustained injuries in the explosion.

He has been living in Kuwait over 25 years.

The AC blasted in a five-storey building they used to live in Pancho Gata area of Salmiya, on Monday noon.