One killed in explosion at Narayanganj building

18 March 2023, 12:18 pm | Updated: 30 March 2023, 11:46 pm

One killed in explosion at Narayanganj building
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A man was killed and several others were injured when a building partially collapsed due to an explosion that triggered a fire in Nitaiganj of Narayanganj Saturday.

Shahjahan Shikdar, deputy assistant director (media cell) of Fire Service and Civil Defence, said a fire broke out at the two-story building in the area around 9 am following an explosion.

A part of the building collapsed after the explosion, he said.

On information, six firefighting units rushed to the spot and are trying to bring the fire under control.

However, what caused the explosion and fire could not be known immediately, he said.

Category : National