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Published : Wednesday, 30 May, 2018 at 10:20 PM  Count : 1051

Power substation catches fire in city

Power substation catches fire in city

An electric substation in Paribagh area of Dhaka caught fire on Wednesday night.

Sources at the Fire Service and Civil Defence central control room said the fire originated at a grid transformer of the substation around 8:20 pm.

On information, seven firefighting units rushed in and brought the fire under control around 9:40 pm, said Duty Officer at the control room Masud Riben, UNB reports.

The reason behind the fire could not be known immediately and no casualty was reported in the incident, he said.

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