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POST TIME: 16 December, 2018 00:00 00 AM
Valuables gutted
Our Correspondent, Jhenidah

Valuables gutted

Valuables worth Tk 10 lakh were gutted at Ganges-Kobadak (GK) project colony under Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB) at Sailkupa in Jhenidah. Locals said the fire originated at a house yesterday noon and spread faster with the wind and gutted two houses in the colony. Sailkupa fire service and civil defense station officer Akkas Ali said they suspected that the fire originated from the electric short circuit and engulfed adjacent houses. They brought the fire under control after an hour. The estimated cost of the damaged valuables was worth Tk 10 lakh, the fire fighter said.