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Bailey Road fire

Case filed; several arrested  

Update : 02 Mar 2024, 17:01

last night Police arrested several in connection to a case filed over the fire incident at Bailey Road's Green Cozy Cottage that claimed 46 people.

Assistant commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Ramna zone, Mohammad Salman Farsi said "Several people have been detained in a case filed over the Bailey Road fire incident. After verification, those involved will be shown arrested in the case and sent to court." 

Sources said the accused in the Bailey Road fire case have been charged with 'death by negligence'. 

Earlier yesterday, police detained a Kacchi Bhai restaurant manager and two Cha Chumuk restaurant owners in connection with the Bailey Road fire.

The detainees are Anwarul Haque and Shafiqur Rahman Rimon, owners of Cha Chumuk restaurant, and Md Jisan, manager of Kacchi Bhai restaurant.

"They have been detained for questioning," Additional Commissioner of DMP Dr Kh Mahid Uddin said at a press briefing in Dhaka yesterday (1 March) evening.

The fire that broke out at Bailey Road's Green Cozy Cottage on Thursday (29 February) night killed 46. 

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