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Building catches fire in Dhaka, 3 injured

  • Published at 10:46 am July 20th, 2019

It took 10 firefighting units to douse the blaze

Three people have been injured as a fire broke out at a 10-storey commercial building at Kanthalbagan in Dhaka.

One of the injured was sent to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital while two others took primary treatment, said Lima Khanam, duty officer at the control room of Fire Service and Civil Defence in Dhaka. 

The fire occurred at the third and fourth floors of F Haque Tower around 5:55am on Saturday.

Ten firefighting units rushed to the spot and doused the blaze around 7:15am, according to the Fire Service control room.

The source of the fire could not be known immediately.