POST TIME: 8 March, 2018 09:29:05 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 8 March, 2018 12:58:27 PM
Fire at cotton godown in Gazipur
Independent Online Desk

Fire at cotton godown in Gazipur

A fire broke out at a cotton godown of a spinning mill at Bagher Bazar in the city on Thursday.

Aktaruzzaman Liton, deputy assistant director of Gazipur Fire Service, said the fire broke out at the godown around 3am and spread soon.

On information, seven firefighting units from Tongi, Joydebpur, Sreepur and Bhaluka rushed to the spot and were working to put out the fire, he said.

Machineries and a number of cotton belts were gutted by the fire, reports UNB.

However, the origin of the fire could not be known immediately.