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Fire at DR Tower in Paltan

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A fire broke out at DR Tower near Dainik Bangla intersection in the Paltan area on Thursday afternoon. Fire fighters doused the flame within an hour and rescued some people from fire incident.

UNB, Dhaka :
A fire broke out at DR Tower near Dainik Bangla intersection in the city's Paltan area Thursday afternoon.
Debashish Vardhan, deputy director of the Fire Service and Civil Defense, said the fire originated at the office of Islami Insurance Bangladesh Ltd on the 11th floor of the 19-storey building at 2:50 pm.
On information, eight firefighting units rushed there and brought the fire under control around 3:22pm, he said adding that they are trying to find out what caused the fire.

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