Fire catches at Jamuna Spinning Mills in Gazipur


Gazipur, October 2: A fire broke out at a spinning mill at Shafipur area under Kaliakoir upazila in the district early on Sunday.

The fire caught at Jamuna Spinning Mills, a concern of Jamuna Group, and ten units of Fire Service were trying to douse the blaze.

 The fire originated from recycling section of the factory.

Fire-fighters and workers of the factory said the fire engulfed at the cotton recycling section of a tin-shed building of the factory and spread the storehouse immediately.

Factory fire fighting team initiated an attempt to fight, however, on information Kaliakoir fire service rushed to the spot to add into their effort, he said.

Meanwhile, as the intensity increased, more fire fighting units from Mirzapur and Joydevpur rushed to the spot, he also added.

However, no causalities had been reported as well as the reason of the fire and the damages could not be ascertained yet.