Alexa Fire guts 6 commercial establishments, 3 houses in Ctg

Dhaka, Wednesday   17 July 2019

Fire guts 6 commercial establishments, 3 houses in Ctg

 Chattogram Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:03 PM, 4 March 2019  

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At least six commercial establishments and three dwelling houses were gutted early today in CEPZ area under Bandor thana in the city.

Jashim Uddin, Assistant Director of Fire Service told that the fire originated from an electric short circuit at a shop in the area around 3 am and soon engulfed the adjacent shops and houses.

On information, four units of firefighters from different fire stations rushed to the spot and brought the flame under control around 5 am.

Valuables worth over Taka seven lakh were gutted in the fire incident, Abdul Jobber, owner of a shop claimed.

None was injured in the fire incident, he added.

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