Fire at apparel factory

Staff Correspondent

25 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A fire ripped through an apparel factory at Kamalapur in the capital on Sunday morning.

However, no casualty was reported in the incident.

Ershad Hossain, duty officer of the fire service control room, said that the fire broke out on the 6th floor of Oli Garments near the BRTC Bus Depot at around 7:30am.

On receiving information, 10 fire fighting units rushed to the spot at around 9:00am and doused the blaze after one and a half hours of frantic efforts.

The reason behind the fire was not known immediately, he added.