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A fire broke out at a jute mill in the southern district of Khulna on Tuesday afternoon.
“The fire has engulfed the warehouses of FR Jute Mill in the Khulna city around 3pm,” Khanjahan Ali Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md Liakat Ali has confirmed the news.
He further said: “Seven units of the Fire Service have been working to douse the blaze.”
The reason behind the fire could not be known immediately and the damage is yet to be assessed, sources said.