15 shops gutted in fire
Published : Tuesday, 24 July, 2018 at 11:31 AM Count : 703
At least 15 shops were gutted in a fire at Bonrupastho B-R market in Rangamati district town early Tuesday.
B-R market traders' union president Ashish Chakma said the fire originated from a kitchen groundfloor of the market at about 12:30am and soon engulfed the market.
Being informed, fire fighting units rushed to the scene and doused the blaze after one-and-an-half hour of frantic efforts.
Hearing the news, Rangamati acting deputy commissioner SM Shafi Kamal along with other high officials went to the spot.