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N’ganj fire: 49 bodies recovered

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 9th July, 2021 02:54:48 PM
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N’ganj fire: 49 bodies recovered

Forty-nine bodies have been recovered from the rubble of Shezan Juice factory in Rupganj of Narayanganj, where a devastating fire incident took place on Thursday night.

The bodies were recovered till 2:15pm on Friday (today) and sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) morgue for autopsies, reports our correspondent.

Dhaka Fire Service and Civil Defence deputy director (Development) Nur Hossain said 49 bodies were recovered and sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital.

Control room of the Directorate of Fire Service and Civil Defence stated that 49 bodies were recovered from the 1st floor to 3rd floor of the factory building.

Fire service personnel could not enter the 4th and 5th floor of the building. The fire incident took place after 5:30pm on Thursday.