Terrible fire breaks out at Sylhet power plant
Published: 11:51 AM, 17 November 2020 Updated: 12:21 PM, 17 November 2020
Fire at Sylhet Kumargaon power plant; Photo: Daily Bangladesh
A terrible fire broke out at the 320-MW power plant at Kumargaon in Sylhet. Six units of the fire service personnel are working to douse the fire.
The incident took place around 11:20 am on Monday. As a result, the power system in the Sylhet division has been cut off.
Confirming the incident, PDB chief engineer Mokammel Hossain said, “Two grids of the power plant were burnt. However, the cause of the fire was not known yet.”