Petrobangla bldg fire doused

Staff Correspondent

8 December, 2019 12:00 AM printer

A fire that broke out at Petrobangla building in the capital’s Karwan Bazar area on Saturday was doused after around an hour.

Ershad, a duty officer at Fire Service and Civil Defence Headquarters, said the fire was originated on the 13th floor of the 15-storey building at 9:26am.

“On information, seven firefighting units rushed to the spot and doused the blaze at around 10:10am” he added.

There was no report of casualty. The reason behind the fire and extent of losses could not be known immediately, he added.