Two firefighting units extinguished the blaze around 11:45pm on Wednesday
A fire has broken out at the Foreign Ministry in Dhaka's Segunbagicha area.
Md Jewel, telephone operator at the Fire Service and Civil Defence control room, said the fire originated in the budget section of the ministry building around 10:45pm on Wednesday, reports UNB.
On information, two firefighting units rushed to the spot and extinguished the blaze around 11:45pm, he said.
The reason behind the fire could not be known immediately, Jewel added.
The extent of damage was yet to be ascertained.