Valuables worth about Tk3.77 crore were damaged in the fire
The probe committee on the fire incident at the Election Commission (EC) building has said the blaze originated electric short circuit.
It also confirmed that the fire also damaged valuables worth about Tk3.77 crore.
Additional Secretary of Election Commission Secretariat and head of the probe body Md Mokhlesur Rahman told newsmen at the Nirbachan Bhaban at Agargaon in Dhaka on Thursday.
On Sunday night, a fire broke out at the Election Commission building. On the next day, the commission formed a six-member committee to probe into the fire incident.