DHAKA: Police filed a case against 10-12 unidentified persons on a charge of negligence over death of lots of people in city’s Chawkbazar fire incident.
Being the plaintiff, police filed the case with Chawkbazar police station on Thursday night (February 21).
Upon investigation, action will be launched against the accused, said Ibrahim Khan, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Lalbagh Division under Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP).
70 people were killed in Chawkbazar fire incident till reporting.
The fire broke out at a chemical warehouse in Chawkbazar area of Old Dhaka around 10:45 pm on Wednesday (February 20).
BDST: 1018 HRS, FEB 22, 2019