18 shops gutted in Fairdpur fire

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Faridpur, September 28: At least 18 shops were gutted in a fire which broke out at Haat Krishnapur Bazar in Sadarpur upazila on Thursday night.

Saifuzzaman, senior station officer of Faridpur Fire service, said the fire broke out at a shop around 10:30 pm and spread around soon.

On information, a firefighting unit went to the spot and extinguished the fire.

However, it was not clear what caused the fire.