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Emergency department of DMCH catches fire

A fire broke out at the Emergency department of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) in the capital on Thursday afternoon.

The fire originated around 2:00pm, said Ershad Hossain, duty officer of Fire Service and Civil Defence control room.
Two firefighting units rushed to the spot and extinguished the blaze at 2:20pm, he said.

However, neither the cause of the fire nor the extent of damage could be known so far.