Fire breaks out at Capital`s Gafur Tower

Fire breaks out at Capital`s Gafur Tower

Staff Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 20:12 26 July 2021  

Fire breaks out at Capital`s Gafur Tower

Fire breaks out at Capital`s Gafur Tower

A fire broke out at the surgical market of the seven-story Gafur Tower adjacent to the National Press Club in the capital at around 6:06 pm on Monday. 

Eleven units of the fire service personnel brought the fire under control after 40 minutes at around 6:48 pm.

Ershad Hossain, duty officer of the fire service headquarters, confirmed the matter and said that 11 units of the fire service reached the spot soon after receiving the news of the fire on the sixth floor of the surgical market at Gafur Tower on 18/2 Topkhana Road adjacent to the National Press Club.

Initially, the cause of the fire and the amount of damages could not be known.

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