In the case of a large fire in Bangladesh capital Dhaka, at least 45 people have been killed. The fire residential buildings destroyed in the old town, in which chemical products were stored, such as the fire brigade chief Ali Ahmed on Thursday told the news Agency AFP. According to police, at least 45 people were injured. The number of dead could rise, rescue workers continued searching for Victims.
The fire brigade, the fire broke out late Wednesday evening. Accordingly, a gas cylinder exploded in may. Then, the flames had the building laid out, in which highly flammable chemicals, such as Sprays were stored.
"people don't escape"
"at The time of the fire, it said there was a traffic jam", Ahmed. "That's why the people could not escape." The roads in the area were very narrow.
More than 200 firefighters rushed to the scene of the incident. According to a fire Department representative of the fire on Thursday was under control, but not yet deleted. "It's going to take. This is not a fire as each other."
A similar fire disaster had already in 2010 in Dhaka. In the case of a fire in a residential building, in which chemicals were stored at the time died at that time, more than 120 people. (chk/sda)
Created: 21.02.2019, 02:00 PM