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.