|Published : 15 Mar 2017, 11:16:52|
30 shops gutted in Dinajpur vegetable market fire
Thirty shops were gutted in a fire which broke out in a vegetable market in Kaharol upazila early Wednesday, reports UNB.
Fire service sources said the fire originated from an electric short circuit at a shop of the market at the dead of night and soon engulfed adjoining 29 shops.
On information, firefighters rushed to the spot and extinguished the blaze after half-an-hour of frantic efforts.
The shop owners claimed that the extent of loss from the fire would go up to Tk 0.40 million (4 lakh).