A fire that broke out at Madina Ashiq Tower at Chawkbazar area of Old Dhaka this evening, has been brought under control.
The fire broke out on the sixth floor of the tower around 6:10 pm, said Lima Khanam, duty officer of Fire Service and Civil Defence Control Room.
On information, five fight fighting units rushed to the spot and brought the blaze under control around 6:38 pm, said the duty officer.
However, the reason behind the fire could not be known immediately, she told The Daily Star.
Madina Ashiq Tower is owned by lawmaker Haji Selim and his family members.