Alexa Gazipur fire burns 8 houses, 7 shops

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Gazipur fire burns 8 houses, 7 shops

 Gazipur Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 11:01 AM, 2 January 2018   Updated: 09:00 PM, 3 January 2018

Symbolic photo

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At least eight houses and furniture-goods of seven shops burnt in a fire that broke out in Gazipur City Corporation`s Nawzo area, around 5 am on Tuesday.

After getting the news, two units of Joydebpur Fire Services rushed to the spot and doused the fire after an hour of frantic effort.

Fire Services Senior Station Officer Zakir Hossain confirmed this to Daily Bangladesh. He said that the fire originated from the leak on a gas pipe near Habibullah market in Nawzo area. Soon it engulfed the entire area and gutted the houses and shops.

No report of injuries was filed and the extent of the damage could not be known immediately.

Daily Bangladesh/Adnan/Nishi