Published: Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Gazipur garment factory catches fire

A fire broke out at a garment factory in BISIC industrial area of Gazipur Sadar upazila today.
The blaze originated around 8:00am at the printing section of Riad Knitting and Dying housed on the top floor of a four-storey building in the industrial area at Konabari.
None was reported injured in the fire, reports our Gazipur correspondent quoting Abu Zafar Ahmed, senior stationmaster of Joydevpur Fire Service and Civil Defence.
Four firefighting units doused the blaze after one hour of frantic efforts, the official said.
The reason behind the fire could not be known immediately.