Banani fire: Many missing yet...

Dhaka, Thursday   22 October 2020

Banani fire: Many missing yet

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 11:10 PM, 28 March 2019  

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

At least 15 people are missing in the fire incident at Banani’s FR Tower.

Several names of missing people were found. They are Rezaul Karim Kazi (42) son of Banani's Nazmul Hasan, Hiru (50) son of Faizul Islam of Cantonment area, Nazrul Islam (50), son of Mujibur Rahman of Uttara sector-6, Tanjir Siddique Abir, son of Abu Bakar Siddiq Bachu hailed from Patgram, Mostafizur Rahman (40), Tanjir Abir, Salahuddin, 30, Nazrul Islam, Zafar Ahmed, Jasim Uddin, Rezaul Karim Raju, SK Jerin Bristi (29) and Jebunnechha (27), Abdullah Kajer Mirza's son Mirza Azizur Rahman, Rumki Rahman.

At least 19 people, including foreign nationals, were killed in a devastating fire until the latest news reached the scene. 71 people were injured. The rescue operation is still going on.

As far as the news is concerned, 41 people are being treated at Kurmitola General Hospital, 19 in United Hospital and 11 for Dhaka Medical College (DMCH) Hospital.