• Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Fire guts furniture, documents at Sangsad Bhaban

Star Online Report

A fire today damaged furniture and documents of a room at Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban this morning.

The fire originated at room No. 433, the office of personal secretary of Industrial Minister Tofail Ahmed, reports a Bangla daily Prothom Alo.

Informed at 8:32am, four firefighting units rushed to the spot and doused the fire after 20 minutes of frantic effort, said Shahjadi Sultana, an on-duty officer of Fire Service and Civil Defence.

The fire originated from electric wire damaged furniture including sofa, table, chair, oven, a computer and bookshelves of the room.

The heat of the blaze also melted a computer monitor of another room housed just on the room No. 433, the daily added.

None was injured in the incident.

Reason behind the fire could not be known immediately.

 

Published: 11:15 am Wednesday, June 04, 2014

Last modified: 9:48 pm Wednesday, June 04, 2014

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