A fire broke out in a basement warehouse at the Beximco Industrial Park located in the Chakrabarty area of Gazipur City in Bangladesh Sunday.
The fire blazed through the Crescent Fashion Design Limited warehouse around 4:30 a.m. and spread to a couple of other buildings. Senior fire service officer of Dhaka Export Processing Zone Abdul Hamid told the Daily Star it took 11 fire fighting units to get the fire under control. Factory sources said huge amounts of fabrics and accessories were destroyed, however, no casualties were reported.
The exact cause of the fire is still unknown.