A fire erupted at Atipara Bazar of Uttarkhan area in the city in the early hours on Thursday.
On information, Fire Service and Civil Defence team rushed to the spot and doused the flame after two hours of frantic effort.
Senior station officer at Uttara station unit of Fire Service and Civil Defence Shafiqul Islam said that a total of six units of their Uttara and Tongi team brought the fire under control.
The fire originated at about 3:30 am. The cause of the incident could not be known. Some tin-shed
shops were reportedly destroyed
in the fire.