Alexa 1 shanties burnt in Karwan Bazar fire

Dhaka, Monday   26 August 2019


100 shanties burnt in Karwan Bazar fire

 Staff Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 03:50 PM, 1 January 2018   Updated: 09:29 PM, 3 January 2018



At least 100 shanties were burnt in a fire that broke out at a slum in Karwan Bazar area of Dhaka on Monday. But no injury was reported from the incident.

Debashish Bardhan, deputy director of fire service department said, fire fighters are conducting a search and rescue operation at the fire ravaged area after dousing it.

The fire originated at the slum named Pakistan around 12:30 pm. After getting the news of fire, four firefighting units rushed to the spot and doused the blaze after half an hour of frantic effort.

Daily Bangladesh/Nishi