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Chattogram slum fire doused

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 15th October, 2021 02:01:38 PM
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A fire that broke out at a Devpahar slum under Chawkbazar Police Station of Chattogram on Friday afternoon has been brought under control after around one hour of frantic efforts.

Being informed, seven firefighting units rushed to the spot and brought the fire under control 1:00pm, said Newton Das, deputy assistant director of fire service.

The fire originated at the slum around 12:00pm.

However, the origin of the fire could not be known immediately and no causality has been reported so far.

The fire burned about 10-12 houses in the slum.