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5 houses gutted by Ctg fire

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 5 January, 2023 12:00 AM
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5 houses gutted by Ctg fire

CHATTOGRAM: Five dwelling houses were gutted by a fire at Boalkhali upazila in the district on Wednesday morning.

Sources said the fire originated from an earthen-oven at a house at village Shreepur under the upazila at around 4:00am and spread fast engulfing the adjoining houses.

A total of five houses were gutted in the fire, they said.

Station Officer Udayan Chakma of Boalkhali Fire Service and Civil Defence (FSCD) said on information, a firefighting unit rushed to the spot and doused the blaze after a frantic effort of three hours.