Fire guts airline office at Sonargaon Hotel

A fire broke out in Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka on Tuesday.

Published : 1 Oct 2019, 05:07 AM
Updated : 1 Oct 2019, 05:45 AM

The flame burned down Saudi Arabian Airlines’ office, but no casualties were reported.

The blaze originated from the ground floor of the four-storey extension building of the hotel around 2:45am, said Lima Khanam, a fire service control room officer.

Seven units of the fire service tamed the flames around 3:55am after more than one hour of efforts, she told

The cause of the fire and the extent of damages could not be determined immediately.

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