Now, who’s to be held responsible for the oversight in not preventing the Bangabazar fire? The designated city corporation? Or the market authorities?
If government officials were held responsible and accountable for every incident, things would have been corrected much earlier.
Mirza Azam, who was undergoing treatment at the institute with 80 percent burns, died around 9:30am, Samanta Lal Sen, chief coordinator of the hospital, told The Daily Star
After every fire and blast incidents, all fingers are pointed at the building and factory owners.
The smart thing to do in a planned smart city is to routinely intervene and monitor.