Three houses gutted
Three thatched houses were gutted in a fire at Gazinagar village in Dakkhin Sunamganj upazila on Monday. Locals said the flame originated from a house in the afternoon and soon engulfed two other adjacent houses. Being informed, a fire fighting unit from Sunamganj Fire Station rushed to the spot and doused the blaze after an hour of frantic efforts. The affected house owners claimed the fire damaged the valuables worth about Tk 2 lakh.