A couple was killed in a cylinder blast in Maheskhali of Cox's Bazar district on Wednesday morning.
The identity of the deceased could not be known yet.
Confirming the information, Maheshkhali Police Station Officer-in-Charge Pradip Kumar Das said: "The incident happened at a makeshift shop at a fair adjacent to Adinath Temple at 11am. The couple died on the spot while 5 others received severe injuries.”
“All injured were rushed to Maheshkhali Upazila Health Complex," he added.