Fire at Dhaka’s Kataban market
Published : Sunday, 15 December, 2019 at 10:01 PM Count : 159
Firefighters put out a blaze that broke out at the Dhaka University Market of Katabon area on Sunday night.
Two firefighting units extinguished the fire at 9:05pm, about half an hour after it occurred, a Fire Service and Civil Defence control room official told UNB.
The fire broke out at 8:32pm. The cause of the blaze and extent of damage could not be known yet.
Rejwan Mia, a shop owner of the market, claimed that the fire originated from a shop called ‘Spondon Award’.
“We called the fire service immediately. Firefighters arrived within 20 minutes and extinguished the blaze,” he said.
No casualty was reported.