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Madrasa building catches fire at Jatrabari

  • Published at 02:16 am April 18th, 2019
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No casualties have been reported

A fire broke out at a madrasa at Jatrabari in Dhaka around Wednesday midnight.

Nine firefighting units, however, brought the flames under control around 1:32am Thursday, Fire Service and Civil Defence control room duty officer Mahfuz Riben told Bangla Tribune.

No casualties were reported, he said.

Jatrabari police station’s Sub-Inspector Kabir said the fire had broken out at an electronics shop on the ground floor of the six-storey madrasa building in Kajla Kutubkhali area.

He said the madrasa students were safely evacuated after the fire started.