Fire burns down 14 shops
At least 14 shops were burned down when a fire broke out at a market in Sadar upazila of Noakhali early Thursday.
The fire originated in a shop in Bhatirtak Choumuhani Bazar at early hours and soon engulfed the entire area.
After getting information, four firefighting units rushed to the spot and extinguished the fire after two hours of frantic efforts.
Fire Service nd Civil Defence station officer Azizul Haque said they suspect that the fire might have originated from an electric short circuit.
The loss from the fire estimated Tk around 35 lakh, the victim traders claimed.