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Bailey Road fire: 43 bodies handed over

Bailey Road fire: 43 bodies handed over

Three more bodies have been handed over in connection with the Bailey Road fire. A total of 43 bodies were handed over to their relatives. The process of handing over their dead bodies started at around 9:30 am on Saturday.

The bodies of the three persons who have been handed over are Shahjalal Uddin, Assistant Revenue Officer of Customs, his wife Mehrun Nesa Jahan and their child Fairuz Kashem Jamira.

It is known that the deceased lived in Keraniganj Bashundhara Riverview residential area. Their village home is in Ukhia Upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

Colleagues of Shahjalal said that they will be taken to the village house after the transfer process is over. They are scheduled to be cremated at Ramu’s in-law’s house at 2 pm and later at Ukhia.

A fire broke out at Green Cozy Cottage on Bailey Road in the capital last Thursday around 10 pm. 13 units of fire service brought the fire under control in about two hours. 46 people have died in this incident so far. 75 people were rescued alive.