Jessore Munshi Meherullah Maidan (Town Hall Ground) adjacent to the Zila Parishad Super Market, 15 clothes shops were burnt to ashes in the fire. The traders said that a huge amount of damage has been caused.
The fire started around 11:15 pm on Wednesday. After a two-hour effort, firefighters were able to contain the blaze.
Jessore Deputy Commissioner Tamizul Islam Khan said the fire was brought under control by the fire service. Additional district magistrates have been sent to the scene. The cause of the fire and the extent of the damage were not immediately determined.
Affected trader Palash said the shopkeepers picked up new clothes ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr. A lot of money was lost in the fire.
Kamaluddin Bhuiyan, assistant director of Jessore Fire Service and Civil Defense, said, “After receiving the news, four of our teams worked to control the fire.” After trying for about two hours, the fire came under control at around quarter to one in the night.
The goods of 15 shops including Kalu Mia, Shahin, Maqbool, Gafur, Babu, Amir and Hossain were completely burnt in the fire.
He said the fire could have started due to an electrical short circuit or any other reason from the side of the district council behind the market. The fire service official said it was not immediately clear how much damage had been done.
Kolkata-based actress Srilekha Mitra commented that stars in Tollywood also love each other. Many stars get involved and run the industry of their choice. He has also mentioned the names of many others including Prosenjit-Rituparna. Many people have expressed their anger in the context of his words. One of them is Swastika Mukherjee.
Recently, a media outlet published the news in the name of Swastika, commenting on the fact that ‘suicide has become a fashion nowadays’. As soon as the news came out, some netizens became vocal in criticizing Swastika! Srilekha posted the same report on her Facebook and wrote ‘Wow!’ The controversy between the two actresses culminated.
Meanwhile, Swastika herself has claimed that the news published in the media in the name of Swastika is baseless. As proof, he also posted on Facebook yesterday that, ‘Nowadays, maybe everyone pays more attention to rumors than the real news! I am personally saddened by Sushant’s death. Is there any news spread in my name? ‘
He has been forced to open his mouth against this fake news in the net world after one criticism after another. In Swastika’s words, “The truth of the news should be verified before sharing or blaming anyone.”
In this context, Srilekha’s answer is that many things are being misinterpreted nowadays. Swastika has misinterpreted his comments. According to the actress, she raised the issue of love in the industry, but Swastika Mukherjee used the word ‘slot’ in that context. So is love and prostitution one? Srilekha Mitra raised the question.