Nine houses gutted by fire in Gazipur

18th May, 2019 10:48:24 printer

Gazipur: Nine houses were gutted as a fire broke out at Konabari Purbopara in the city on Friday night, reports UNB.

Jakir Hossain, senior official of Joydebpur Fire Service, said the fire broke out in the house of one Habibur Rahman around 10:45pm and soon engulfed nine adjoining houses.

On information, two firefighting units rushed in and doused the fire after two hours of frantic effort.

The losses caused by the fire was estimated at Tk 20 lakh, said Fire Service sources.