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Fire breaks out at 17-storey Gulshan building

Update : 23 Mar 2024, 17:45

A fire has broke out at AWR Tower near Gulshan-1 circle in Dhaka on Saturday afternoon.

The fire originated at the outdoor unit of an AC on the ninth floor of AWR Tower in Gulshan-1, said Rafi Al Faruq, duty officer of Fire Service and Civil Defense headquarters in the capital.

Three fire engines have already reached the spot around 4:35pm and three others are on the way to join those, said the official, adding that significant traffic congestion is impeding their progress.

The fire might have originated from the outdoor unit of an air conditioner, the official said.

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