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Fire at Banani's Ahmed Tower

Published: 20 Sep 2020 Updated: 21 Sep 2020   

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A fire broke out at Ahmed Tower in the city’s Banani area on Sunday morning.

Duty officer Ershad Hossain of Fire Service and Civil Defence Control room said the fire broke out on the 15th floor of the 22-story building located beside FR Tower around 11:34am, reports UNB.

Eight firefighting units are working to extinguish the blaze.

The cause of the fire and the extent of damage are unclear.

On March 27 last year, 26 people were killed and more than 70 others were injured in a fire at FR Tower.

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