Chawkbazar plastic factory fire extinguished

Sun Online Desk

11th December, 2020 10:42:43 printer

Chawkbazar plastic factory fire extinguished

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A fire broke out at a plastic factory in Old Dhaka's Chawkbazar area early Friday.

The fire originated around 3:42am at the factory located on the 2nd floor of a multi-storey building named 'Noakhali Bhaban' on Urdu Road under Chowk Bazar police station.

A total of 15 fire fighter units rushed to the spot and brought the fire under control at around 5:35 am, said duty officer of Fire Brigade and Civil Defence headquarters control room Russel Sikdar.

Later the fire was doused at around 8:45 am, he said.

The estimated loss and reason behind the fire incident could not be known immediately.