10 shops gutted in Mankiganj fire
20 November 2015, Nirapad News: A fire gutted 10 shops at Jhitkahat Bazar in Harirampur upazila of the district on Thursday night.
Locals said the fire broke out in an onion shop of the bazar around 9pm and engulfed nine other adjoining shops.
Babul Hossain, station officer of Manikganj Fire Station, said on information, a fire fighting unit from sadar upazila rushed to the spot and doused the blaze after two-hour hectic efforts around 11pm.
The extent of loss caused by the fire is yet to be estimated.