Market gutted in Tongi fire
Published: 02:14 PM, 28 April 2019 Updated: 04:09 PM, 28 April 2019
A fire broke out in a market in Gazipur's Tongi on Sunday morning created from electric short circuits.
Several shops in the market gutted whilst Tongi fire service staff reached the spot and tried to control the fire for an hour
Tongi Fire Service Station Officer. Atikur Rahman said the fire originated from electrical short circuits in a foam shop of Haji Yusub Ali Super Market in the Cherag Ali Bus Stand area of Tongi. At the moment the fire spread to other shops in and around. Tongi fire service personnel came to the spot after getting the news and tried for one hour to bring the fire under control. In the meantime, many shops in the market were burnt. Immediately he could not tell detail about quantity of loss in the fire.
Sources informed that, the traders were stored huge quantities of goods in front of Ramadan. Due to this fire most of them became all loser.