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    Foam factory gutted in Gazipur fire

    United News of Bangladesh. Gazipur | Updated at 09:58am on September 15, 2020

    A fire broke out in a foam factory at Pubail in Gazipur on Monday night. Deputy assistant director of Jaydevpur Fire Service Abdul Hamid Miah...

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    Titas suspends eight employees, toll hits 27

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:53pm on September 07, 2020

    The Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company has suspended eight of their officials and staff on Monday amid allegations of mismanagement in gas supply line...

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    United Hospital asked to pay each of fire victims Tk 30 lakh

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:50pm on July 15, 2020

    The High Court on Wednesday asked the United Hospital authorities to initially pay Tk 30 lakh to each of the families of four victims of...

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    United Hospital COVID-19 unit had no fire safety measure: Atiqul

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:17pm on May 28, 2020

    Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Atiqul Islam on Thursday said that United Hospital did not have any fire safety arrangement including fire fighters at its...

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    Forming National Fire Council emphasised

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on February 17, 2020

    Speakers at a roundtable on Saturday emphasised forming a National Fire Council led by the Department of Fire Service and Civil Defence. The department organised...

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    Fires that leave slum people in distress, call for housing

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2019

    FIRE safety in urban areas has largely been a neglected issue. Risks and vulnerability are especially higher for the poor people. A fire early Friday...

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    United Commercial Bank provides fire safety cushion

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:51am on November 25, 2019

    United Commercial Bank Limited handed over fire safety cushion to prime minister Sheikh Hasina for enhancing the capacity of Bangladesh Fire Service and Civil Defence...

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    International fire safety expo begins Feb 15

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:27am on November 10, 2019

    The country’s biggest International Fire Safety and Security Expo-2020 will begin in the capital on February 15, with organisers hoping to attract more than 10...

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    Govt must ensure fire safety protocols in all hospitals

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 12, 2019

    TWENTY to thirty per cent of the hospitals have no fire extinguishing system, the health and family welfare minister said in the parliament on Wednesday...

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    Expert body to decide fate of 1,818 high-rises: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on June 22, 2019

    Housing and public works minister SM Rezaul Karim on Friday said that an expert committee would be formed soon to decide the fate of 1,818...