Fire gutted houses of a farmer at Mirpur Uttar Para under Shibpur Union of Nabinagar upazila in Brahmanbaria on Wednesday.
The victim farmer’s name is Md. Habibur Rahman.
The fire destroyed goods worth Tk d 1, 00, 000. Affected farmer Habibur Rahman said the fire originated from an electric short circuit. In the fire, one of my pucca houses has been completely burned to ashes, and another pucca house has been saved by the mercy of Allah.
Tk 70, 000 of cash, gold of girls, land papers and documents, all the belongings of the house were burnt.
Out of my five children, I have given only two daughters in marriage and rest three children and my wife stay with me.
There is nothing else as means in my house, but fire burned everything.
I do not know how I will live with my sons and daughters now. I am looking for government's help.