12 shanties gutted in Tejgaon railway colony fire
At least 12 shanties were gutted in a fire at the railway colony in Dhaka’s Tejgaon area this evening.
The fire originated around 5:58pm from an earthen stove of a shanty, according to a official of the Fire Service and Civil Defence.
On information, eight fire fighting units rushed to the spot and doused the fire around 7:30pm, Inspector Atiqul Alam Chowdhury of Fire Service and Civil Defence headquarters told The Daily Star.
No casualty was reported in the fire, he added.