A fire broke out at export-oriented NZ textile mill in Balaikhan area of Golakandail union in Rupganj upazila of Narayanganj at around 1:15pm on Tuesday.
Eight units of Fire Service from Demra, Kanchan, Araihazar and Adamji rush to the spot and controlled the fire after the 4 hours of frantic efforts.
The fire started from an electrical short circuit. No, casualties were reported in this incident.
Fire destroyed large amount of goods including raw materials, cotton, yarn, cloth, garments and machineries. Benazir Ahmed Bhuiyan, director of NZ Group, said the fire had caused extensive damage to the factory. The amount of damage is being calculated. Narayanganj District Senior Assistant Superintendent of Police Mahin Faraji, Rupganj Upazila Executive Officer Shah Nusrat Jahan and Rupganj Police Officer-in-Charge Mohsinul Qadir visited the spot, reports UNB.