Miscreants set fire in Roads and Highways Department office at Lakshmipur
Lakshmipur, 6 March 2015, Nirapad News: Miscreants set fire to the Executive Engineers office of Roads and Highways Department (RHD) in Laxmipur district on Thursday night.
Deputy Divisional Engineer Foyez Ahmed of RHD confirmed the matter to the press. He said some miscreants blazed the office pouring petrol through the window at around 9:00 pm.
Some papers and furniture of the office were blazed in the fire, he added. Being informed, a fire fighters unit rushed to the spot and doused the fire.
However, District Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Md Nasim Miah told the press that the law enforcers detained night guard of the office, Abdul Matin, for interrogation and recovered a bottle of petrol from the spot.
Laxmipur Deputy Commissioner (DC) AKM Tipu Sultan visited the spot and the SP said police were looking into the matter in order to arrest the offenders.