• Friday, Aug 06, 2021
  • Last Update : 10:22 am

Fire breaks out at Gazipur knitting factory

  • Published at 12:12 pm June 9th, 2021
Fire_Generic_Bigstock_Dt20
Representational photo Bigstock

Six firefighting units rushed to the spot and extinguished the blaze in a couple of hours

A fire broke out at a knitting factory in the Konabari area of Gazipur city in the early hours of Wednesday.

Tasharraf Hossain, senior inspector of Joydebpur fire station, said the blaze started around 12am at a shed of Jersy Knitting factory and soon engulfed other parts of the manufacturing unit.


Also Read - ‘Everything I had is now burnt to ashes’


On information, six firefighting units – three from Joydebpur, two from Kaliakair and one from Kashimpur -- rushed to the spot and extinguished the blaze in a couple of hours. Equipment worth lakhs have been gutted in the fire, officials said. 

"A probe has been ordered to ascertain the exact cause of the fire. The exact extent of loss will also be ascertained after the investigation," said Tasharraf.

No casualties were reported in the incident.

57
Facebook 56
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail