A fire broke out at several shops adjacent to the Artillery Centre in the Godown Bazar area of Chattogram’s Halishahar.
The fire originated at the shops around 9:30am on Tuesday (November 9).
Newton Das, Deputy Assistant Director of Chattogram Fire Service office, confirmed the incident.
On information, two firefighting units rushed to the spot to douse the blaze and were able to bring the fire under control around 10:15 am, he said.
The reason behind the fire and damages caused by it could not be known immediately.