Dhaka: At least five workers lost their lives in a massive fire that broke out in a shoe factory in Showari Ghat in Old Dhaka, Bangladesh. The workers died from suffocation.
The firefighting team recovered the bodies from the ground floor of the multi-storey building. The fire was extinguished by eight units of the fire service after hours of operation.
As per preliminary investigation, some chemicals that are stored in the factory caused the fire.