10 killed in Gazipur fan factory fire

Published: 15 Dec 2019 | Updated: 15 Dec 2019   

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At least 10 people were killed in a fire at a fan factory in Gazipur city.

Azad Hossain, an official of Central Fire Service and Civil Defence, confirmed the deaths to the Daily Samakal.

He said the fire broke out at the factory in Gazipur Sadar's Harinal area at 5:45 pm on Sunday.

On information, four fire fighting units rushed to the spot and doused the fire at around 7pm.

The fire originated in front of the door of the factory and the workers went inside it that caused the deaths.

Identities of the deceased could not be ascertained, he said, adding that the cause of the fire could not be known yet.


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