Massive fire at power house in Rampura...

Massive fire at power house in Rampura

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:01 AM, 24 January 2022   Updated: 10:33 AM, 24 January 2022

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A massive fire broke out at the powerhouse of Ulan Power Grid Company of Bangladesh Limited (PGCB) in West Rampura of the capital. Five units of fire service are working to control the fire.  

The information was confirmed by Rashed bin Khalid, duty officer of the fire service's control room on Monday morning. 

He said that they got the news of the fire at Ulan Grid substation at 8:20 in the morning. On information, five firefighting units rushed to the spot and are working to extinguish the blaze. Several more units are preparing for rushed to the scene. 

Due to the fire, the power supply to Rampura and several surrounding areas has been cut off. Initially, the fire service official could not say the cause of the fire or the amount of damage. 

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