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Fire at Mirpur Jhootpatti slum under control

DHAKA, A fire that broke out at Jhootpatti slum in

Mirpur-10 in the capital this afternoon has been brought under control.

Duty Officer of the Fire Service and Civil Defense Lima Khanam said a total

of 12 firefighting units brought the blaze under control at around 3:30pm.

The reason behind the fire could not be known immediately.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)