A fire has broken out at a foam factory in the Sayednagar area under Badda police station of Dhaka on Tuesday evening.
Four fire fighting units were working to douse the blaze at the time of filing this report, while no casualties had been reported.
Baridhara fire station Senior Station Manager Abul Kalam Azad said the fire was brought under control around 9:30pm.
He added that fire fighting units were still working at the location, and damage estimates had not been calculated yet.
Fire Service and Civil Defence Duty Officer Palash Chandra said the fire originated from the factory at around 6:40pm.
“As the fire is in a foam factory, the blaze spread quickly,” he said.
The cause of the fire is yet to be discerned.