2 Bangladeshi construction workers killed in Saudi roof collapse


Two Bangladeshi expatriates were killed as the roof of an under-construction building collapsed on them at Al Kharj, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Saturday night.

The deceased were identified as Arun and Jasim Uddin, hailing from Kushtia and Madaripur district respectively, Bangladeshi Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Golam Moshi told UNB news agency over the phone.

However, details of the accident could not be known yet.

The family members of the victims have been informed of the tragedy, a diplomatic source said.

It is still not clear when the bodies will be sent back to home, the source added.