Fire at Gazipur textile mill
A fire broke out at a textile mill at Konabari in Gazipur city this morning.
None was hurt in the fire that broke out at the two-storey building of Kader Synthetic Factory at 8:05am and soon spread to an adjacent residential building, said sources at Fire Service and Civil Defence.
All the residents of the four-storey building have been evacuated, our Gazipur correspondent reports quoting Akhtaruzzaman Liton, deputy assistant director of Gazipur fire station.
On information, 10 firefighting units rushed to the spot and are trying to put out the flame till 12:30pm when the report was filed.
Reason behind the fire and extent of the damage could not be known immediately.