Related News - Sitakunda

Related News - Sitakunda

Explosion at depot: Charred bones found under rubble

Some charred remains were recovered from a recent fire at BM Container Depot in Sitakunda upazila of Chattogram on Monday afternoon.

17:52 13 June 2022

Sitakunda fire: another person dies

Another person has succumbed to injuries sustained in a recent fire at an inland container depot in Sitakunda upazila of Chattogram.

15:41 12 June 2022

Sophisticated robot used for first time to put out fire

The fire service, for the first time, used a sophisticated robot to put out the fire that broke out at a container depot at Sitakunda in Chattogram. The LUF-60 robot is operated by remote control.

16:49 8 June 2022

Sitakunda blast: Case filed against 8 people

Police have filed a case against eight people in connection with the fire and explosion at BM container depot at Keshabpur area of ​​Sonaichhari UP in Sitakunda, Chattogram. Unidentified persons have been accused in the case.

15:35 8 June 2022

Sitakunda depot fire fully under control after 86 hours

The fire at BM Container Depot in Sitakunda has come fully under control. Depot authorities have already started removing the containers.

14:50 8 June 2022

Depot authorities ‘stocked chemicals’ without complying policy

Informing that the fire at the Sitakunda container depot had not yet been extinguished, the fire service official alleged that BM Container Depot authorities stockpiled chemicals “without complying with the warehousing policy”. 

14:34 6 June 2022

Hazmat Tender arrives to put out Sitakunda depot fire

The fire service has brought Hazmat Tender (truck) from Dhaka to put out the fire which was still torching in the container depot due to the effect of chemicals. The officials of the company think that “the fire can be brought under control with this”.

13:01 6 June 2022