DEPZ garment factory fire doused...

Dhaka, Thursday   29 October 2020

DEPZ garment factory fire doused

 Savar Correspondent

 Published: 11:47 AM, 18 October 2020  

DEPZ garment factory fire doused

DEPZ garment factory fire doused

The fire that broke out at a garment factory of DEPZ in Ashulia, Savar was doused after four hours of attempts of 10 units of the fire service.

Jahangir Alam, senior station officer of DEPZ Fire Service, confirmed this.

He said a fire broke out on the second floor of a five-story building of the new EPZ's Packzer Bangladesh Limited Unit-2 on Saturday night. The fire immediately spread to the entire factory, including the ground floor.

Fire service officer Jahangir Alam said six units of the fire service reached the spot immediately after receiving the news. Later two more newts joined them. Eventually, 10 units brought the fire under control in a four-hour effort. 

All the valuable equipment including the raw materials of the factory has been burnt. The cause of the fire was not immediately known.