Chawkbazar fire victim families will get Tk 2 lakh each: Monnujan
DHAKA, Aug 16, 2022 (BSS) - The Ministry of Labour and Employment will
provide Tk 2 lakh to each family of the people who died in the fire at a
plastic factory at Kamalbagh in old Dhaka's Chakbazar area on Monday.
State Minister for Labour and Employment Begum Mannujan Sufian made the
announcement in a statement expressing profound shock and sorrow at the death
of six workers of a restaurant named 'Barishal Hotel'.
She also prayed for eternal peace of the departed souls and conveyed deep
sympathy to the members of bereaved families.
It is suspected that the fire might have originated at the restaurant on the
ground floor of a four-storey building and later it spread over the plastic