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72 shanties gutted in Narayanganj slum fire

  • Published at 11:34 am January 21st, 2019
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The blaze broke out around 4am on Monday

A fire that had broken out at Chandmari slum in Fatulla of Narayanganj gutted 72 shanties.

Narayanganj fire service sources said the fire broke out in a jhut warehouse in the area around 4am and engulfed the adjoining shanties in the slum, reports UNB.

Upon receiving information, eight firefighting units rushed in and doused the fire around 8:15am, said Fatullah police station Officer-in-Charge Monzur Kader.

There was no report of casualty in the fire.

The origin of the blaze could not yetbe ascertained.