Desire to live

Desire to live

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:52 PM, 28 March 2019  

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Many people are trapped inside the FR Tower on Kemal Ataturk Avenue in the capital’s Banani area. They came on Facebook live with the desire to survive. 

In a live video, it was seen that many people expressed their desire to came down from the building by wearing a face mask. Some people are crying that they cannot live. 

Meanwhile, many people are trapped inside the building. Many people took shelter in the roof of the building to save lives. The fire also spreads in the adjoining Ahmed Tower, said the fire service sources. 

Meanwhile, the fire team of the Navy has joined with fire service to control the deadly fire at FR Tower. At the same time, the two Air Force helicopters joined the rescue operation.

In the meantime, residents have moved from the adjoining buildings. The glasses of the building are breaking down due to the heat of the fire. Many are injured in the incident. The nearby roads have been closed.  

On the other hand, the witnesses said that due to water shortage, the fire service personnel are troubled to control the fire. The fire service is asking for reducing the crowd for fire control. 

Enayet Hossain, Officer-in-Charge of Fire Service Control Room confirmed the matter. 

Click here to see the Facebook video 

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