Originally Posted by Banglatiger84
Sad news: More than 100 killed in a fire in an Ashulia garments factory yesterday evening
This is our worst ever factory blaze. Our garment industry is notorious for its safety hazards. According to Al Jazeera, more than 600 people have died because of fires and lack of safety standards in crowded factories since 2006.
BTW, on a slightly different topic.... but relevant to this.