Miscreants set fire to a bus standing at Devidwar in Comilla. The incident took place in front of the Medinova Hospital adjacent to Bagur CNG stand of the upazila on Saturday midnight.
Police and locals said that a Tisha Paribahan bus was set on fire while standing on the Dhaka-Chittagong highway in front of the Medinova Hospital adjacent to Bagur CNG stand in Debidwar upazila at around 3 pm on Saturday. At that time, the helper who was sleeping inside the bus saw the fire and informed the owner.
After receiving the information, Bhani Police Camp and Thana Police and Fire Service of the upazila reached the spot and brought the fire under control. No casualties were reported in the incident.
In this regard, Debidwar police station OC Nayan Miah said, ‘Because one of the windows of the bus was open, someone started the fire from that side. After realizing the matter, the driver and helper informed us, we went to the spot and brought the fire under control through the fire service.