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30 shops gutted in Chandpur

CHANDPUR, March 12, 2018 (BSS) - At least 30 shops were gutted as a fire broke out in Palbazar area of the district town this morning.

Fire brigade sources said the fire originated from an electric short circuit of an electric line at about 6 am and soon engulfed the adjacent area.

Being informed two units of fire fighters rushed to the spot and extinguished the blaze at about 8 am, said senior officer of Chandpur Fire Station.

No actual financial losses were so far known although shop owners claimed that the loss may surpass Taka one crore.