Fire at spinning mill’s cotton warehouse

United News of Bangladesh | Published: 09:20, Mar 08,2018


A fire broke out at a cotton warehouse of a spinning mill at Bagher Bazar in Gazipur city on Thursday.

Aktaruzzaman Liton, deputy assistant director of Gazipur Fire Service and Civil Defence, said that the fire broke out at the warehouse of the spinning mill named Mosharraf Composite Textile Ltd around 3:00am and spread soon.

On information, seven firefighting units from Tongi, Joydebpur, Sreepur and Bhaluka went to the spot and brought the fire under control around 9:00am, he said.

Machineries and a number of cotton belts were burnt in the fire.

However, the origin of the fire could not be known immediately.


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