Thursday, 2 February, 2023

Gazipur textile godown fire under control

Gazipur textile godown fire under control
Photo: UNB

A fire that broke out in a textile waste warehouse in Gazipur on Wednesday morning was brought under control, officials said.

The blaze started in the warehouse in the Dewaliabari area of Konabari around 7.30am, said Miraj Islam, an officer at Gazipur DBL Fire Service Station.

On information, three fire-fighting units rushed to the spot and brought the fire under control around 9:10am, he added.

The exact cause of the fire could not be known immediately, he said.

No injuries or casualties were reported, said the officer adding that the extent of damages is yet to be ascertained.