Fire guts 285 shanties in Ctg

CHATTOGRAM A total of 285 shanties were gutted in a fire that broke out at SR colony in West Madarbari area under Sadarghat police station this morning.

Azizul Islam, assistant director of Fire Services and Civil Defence, told

BSS that a total of 15 units from city's Agrabad, Nandankanan, Chandanpura and Bandar fire stations rushed to the spot as the fire broke out in the area around 5:15 am and brought the fire under control after two hours.

However, the loss of the fire is yet to be ascertained, he said.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)