Prof Yunus expresses condolence over deaths in Chawk Bazar

Prof Yunus expresses condolence over deaths in Chawk Bazar

Nobel laureate professor Muhammad Yunus in a message expressed his condolence to families of the victims, who lost their lives in the fire at Chawk Bazar in Old Dhaka on Wednesday night.

‘I express my deepest condolences and sympathies to all those who have lost family members and loved ones in this accident and pray for the eternal peace of the departed souls,’ said the message sent by the Yunus Centre in Dhaka on Thursday.

At least 67 people were killed and scores others injured in a devastating fire that broke out on Wednesday night at Hazi Wahid Mansion and its three adjacent buildings in the overcrowded Old Dhaka.newagebd.