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Fire at garment factory in Ashulia

  • Published at 10:21 am April 10th, 2021
Fire garment factory Ashulia
A fire breaks out at the Silver Apparels Ltd in Ashulia's Zirabo area on Saturday, April 10, 2021 Collected

Six firefighting units have brought the blaze under control after three hours of effort

A fire has broken out at an apparel factory in Ashulia, on the outskirts of Dhaka.

The incident took place at the Silver Apparels Ltd located in Zirabo area around 5am on Saturday.

Jahangir Alam, senior station officer at the Dhaka Export Processing Zone (DEPZ) Fire Service and Civil Defence, said six firefighting units rushed to the spot and brought the blaze under control around 8am.

No casualty was reported in the incident, he said.

The cause of the fire and the extent of damage could not be known immediately.