Two port workers died on board of Precious’ bulk carrier
Two dockers died on board of Precious’ bulk carrier LATIKA NAREE on July 25 in Chittagong. Both were found dead in Hold 2, downstairs. Vessel arrived at Chittagong with cargo of logs, Hold 2 was still closed, offloading of Holds 1 and 3 was underway. Police and Port Administration assume dockers either stumbled in the dark while going down ladder, or inhaled toxic gas, which could accumulate in closed Hold, went dizzy and fell down. Both had injures on their heads, inflicted by falling from height.