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Fire at garment factory

Staff Correspondent

8 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A fire broke out at a garment factory at Jamghara in Ashulia on the outskirts of the capital on Wednesday night.

No casualty was reported in the fire.

Mohammad Jahangir Alam, senior station officer of DEPZ Fire Station, told the Daily Sun that the fire started on the sixth floor of Samir Plaza at Jhamgara at around 7:10pm.

Being informed, four units of the firefighters rushed to the spot and doused the fire at around 9:00pm, he said. The cause of the fire could not be known immediately, he added.