The fire at Dhaka’s largest cattle market in Gabtoli has been doused, with an hour after the fire broke out.
The fire broke out at Gabtoli cattle market around 10am on Thursday.
Fire Service and Civil Defence Headquarters Office-in-Charge Anayet Hossain said: “Five firefighting units went to the spot and doused the blaze around 11:25am.”
At least 14 cattle were burned in the fire, reports our photographer Mahmud Hossain Opu.
However, Anayet Hossain said: “We have not received any information about the cattle being burned in the fire.
“The amount of loss occurred in the fire could not ascertained yet.”