Egypt's Mufti mourns victims of Bangladesh fire
Friday، 22 February 2019 - 10:37 AM
Mufti of the Republic Shawky Allam on Thursday mourned the victims of a fire that broke out in a chemical warehouse in Bangladesh, leaving scores of people dead so far.
In a statement on Thursday, the Mufti extended his heartfelt condolences to the leadership, government and people of Bangladesh as well as the families of the victims.
Earlier, a fast-moving fire swept through a historic district of Bangladesh's capital, Dhaka, killing at least 78 people.
The blaze broke out at night in a residential building that had flammable material stored on the ground floor.