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Fire at Dhaka University’s Sufia Kamal Hall

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 20th October, 2021 10:11:55 AM
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Fire at Dhaka University’s Sufia Kamal Hall

A fire broke out Tuesday 9:10pm on the 8th floor of Dhaka University' Sufia Kamal Hall south building.

With the efforts of two firefighting units the flames were completely doused around 9:32 pm, confirmed Shahjahan Sikder, deputy assistant director (Media cell) of the Fire Service and Civil Defence headquarters.

The fire started from an electric short-circuit in 806 room of the building, said Associate Professor Dr. Lina Taposhi Khan, house tutor of the hall.

"No one was reported injured as the rooms were locked from inside. We will go for further investigation to know details regarding the incident," she added.