10 buses gutted in Nawabganj bus stand fire
Published: 02:44 PM, 28 April 2021
The gutted buses in a fire broke out at Bandura Bazar in Nawabganj; Photo: Collected
A fire broke out at a bus stand at Bandura Bazar in Nawabganj near Dhaka, gutted 10 buses of N Mallick Paribahan and 15 shops.
The fire broke out around 10:30 am on Wednesday. The fire was brought under control at around 11:45 am due to the quick action of the fire service.
Lima Khanam, duty officer of the Fire Service and Civil Defense Control Room, said the fire started from an autorickshaw factory on the riverbank near the bus stand. Upon receiving the news, two units of the fire service brought the fire under control after an hour of trying. Before this, 10 buses of N Mallick Paribahan were gutted at the stand.
However, the extent of damage in the fire was not immediately known, said the fire service official.