Passenger bus catches fire in capital...

Passenger bus catches fire in capital

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:57 PM, 10 June 2022  

Passenger bus catches fire in capital

Passenger bus catches fire in capital

A fire broke out in a passenger bus at Progati Smarani in the capital around 6:30 pm on Friday. Meanwhile, fire service personnel have brought the fire under control. The passengers of the bus are all reported to be safe.

Shahjahan Sardar, officer-in-charge of the media branch of the Fire Service and Civil Defense, confirmed the information to the media.

He said fire service control room received the news of the fire at 6:45 pm. Two units of the fire service later brought the fire under control.

Witnesses said that when the bus caught fire at around 6.40 pm, the passengers hurriedly got off the bus.

The cause of the fire could not be known. However, it is believed that the fire started from the engine of the car. No casualties were reported, the fire service said.

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