Fire after AC explosion at Gulshan’s UAE Visa Center, kills 1

Fire after AC explosion at Gulshan’s UAE Visa Center, kills 1

Staff Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 15:05 13 January 2021   Updated: 19:50 13 January 2021

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One person was killed when an AC at the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Visa Center in the capital’s Gulshan exploded. 

The incident took place at Empori Financial Tower at 23 no. road in Gulshan-2 on Wednesday afternoon. Six people were injured in the incident.

Upon receiving the news of the fire that broke out after the AC explosion, two units of the fire service rushed to the spot, said the Fire Service Headquarters, however, could not say how the explosion took place.

The glass window shattered with a loud noise inside the UAE embassy

According to the fire service sources, the glass window of the 14th floor of the Imperial Financial building at No. 6 (House), Road No. 93, Gulshan 2, was shattered by a loud noise inside the UAE Embassy. One person was found dead in the AC control room at the time.

Gulshan Additional Commissioner of Police Nazmul Hasan Firoz confirmed the matter.

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