Dhaka fire

Doctor couple severely burnt in Dhaka

A doctor couple was burnt severely in a fire, reportedly igniting after a cigarette came in contact with hand sanitiser at their home in Dhaka’s Hatirpool area early today.

December 1, 2019
December 1, 2019

Fire at cotton warehouse in Mirpur

A fire broke out at a cotton warehouse in the city’s Mirpur area.

August 21, 2019
August 21, 2019

UK gives fund for victims of Chalantika slum fire

The UK government has allocated £102,625 to support those affected by the fire at Chalantika slum in Dhaka’s Mirpur area recently.

August 17, 2019
August 17, 2019

Fundamental supports will continue for fire victims: Mayor Atiqul

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor M Atiqul Islam says all the fundamental assistance would continue for fire victims of ‘Chalantika’ slum near Rupnagar area of Mirpur-7, which broke out at...

August 17, 2019
August 17, 2019

Mirpur slum fire: 3-member probe body formed

A three-member probe committee has been formed to investigate the devastating slum fire in Chalantika area of Dhaka's Mirpur.

August 15, 2019
August 15, 2019

Lalbagh factory fire: Probe body formed

An investigation committee is formed to look into last night's fire at a polythene factory in Lalbagh of Dhaka.

June 9, 2019
June 9, 2019

Fire at Banglamotor building

Four unites of fire fighters bring under control the fire which broke out at a building in Banglamotor are of Dhaka, duty officer at the fire service headquarters says.

May 16, 2019
May 16, 2019

Couple critically burnt in Agargaon fire

A couple sustain critical burn injuries in a fire believed to have been originated from an “explosion” at their residence in Dhaka’s Agargaon area.

April 18, 2019
April 18, 2019

Fire at Jatrabari building under control

Nine units of firefighters bring under control a fire which broke out at a seven-storey building in Jatrabari of Dhaka.

April 11, 2019
April 11, 2019

FR Tower owner Tasvirul gets bail

A Dhaka court grants bail to Tasvirul Islam, one of the owners of FR Tower in a case filed over the fire that ripped through the high-rise, killing 26 last month.

April 8, 2019
April 8, 2019

Chawkbazar fire: 2 Wahed Mansion owners remanded

A Dhaka Court places the two owners of Wahed Mansion -- from where the deadly Chawkbazar fire originated -- on a seven-day remand each in a case filed over the deaths of 70 people.