4 killed as terrible fire breaks out in Kaliakair
Published: 09:56 AM, 11 January 2021 Updated: 01:40 PM, 11 January 2021
At least four people, including a woman, so far reportedly killed in a fire that broke out in a colony in Kaliakair Palli Bidyut area of Gazipur.
At least 15 people were burnt and injured in the fire. Besides, 48 houses were burnt in the incident.
It is learned that the fire broke out at Kalampur Purbapara Nabbai Colony around 5:30 am on Monday.
Two of the dead have been identified - Munni and Milon.
Upon receiving the news, three units of Kaliakair Fire Service went to the spot and brought the fire under control after trying for about half an hour.
Kabirul Alam, station officer of Kaliakair Fire Service, confirmed the matter, saying “the fire may break out from a gas cylinder.”