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5 burnt in Narayanganj fire

23 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Five people were burnt in a fire triggered by a leak in a gas pipeline at a dyeing factory in the Nayabari area of Narayanganj port early on Saturday, reports BSS.

The victims are – Alam, Nazir, Helencha, Bashir, and Mehedi.

The burn victims were admitted to the Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery (SHNIBPS).

Partha Shankar Paul, a doctor of the institute, told BSS that the victims are undergoing treatment.

According to locals, the fire broke out around 5 am apparently caused by the leak in the gas pipe, burning the factory workers sleeping there.