The fire broke out at a warehouse, next to the Nemsan Container Depot, just a week after an explosion at an oxygen plant in Sitakunda left six people dead
Firefighters have doused a fire that broke out at the Pakiza Textile factory in Jatrabari’s Shyampur.
Five firefighting units worked to tame the blaze around 12:10 pm Tuesday, said Khaleda Akter, a fire service control room officer. The firefighters were informed about the blaze around 11:30 am.
The fire started on the ground floor of the four-storey factory building. “We are yet to determine what ignited the fire. No casualties have been reported immediately,” Khaleda said.