Valuables worth Tk 34 lakh gutted in Ctg

Valuables worth about Taka 34 lakh were gutted in three separate fire accidents in the city and district on early Monday.
Fire Service & Civil Defence sources said six CNG-run auto-rickshaws worth about Taka 20 lakh were gutted in a fire that originated from an electric short-circuit in two auto-rickshaw garages in city's Kolsi Dighi area under Export Processing Zone (EPZ) Police Station around 2 am.
Four firefighting vehicles from EPZ and Bondor Stations managed to extinguished the blaze around 4.30 am. Besides, goods of three shops worth about Taka nine lakh were gutted. - BBC

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