Fire at Ctg poultry feed godown under control

A fire that broke out in a poultry feed godown in City Gate area of the port city on Sunday morning has been brought under control.

The fire started around 9 am at the storehouse beside Jabed Steel Mill under Abar Shah police station area.

Six units of firefighters managed to bring the blaze under control after an hour of hectic effort, said Newton Dash, DeputyAssistant Director of Agrabad Fire Station.

Fortunately no one sustained injuries in the fire but a huge amount of poultry feed was damaged, he said.

The origin of the fire and the extent of loss will be known after an investigation, he said.