December 3, 2020, 1:35 pm
Sylhet Bureau : A fire broke out at a 120-megawatt power plant at Kumargaon in Sylhet. The power supply of the whole of Sylhet has been cut off.
The fire broke out at the center around 11:30 am on Tuesday (November 17). Later 4 units of fire service worked and brought the fire back under control.
Mokammel Hossain, chief engineer of the Sylhet Rural Electricity Distribution Department, confirmed the matter, saying, “Two transformers have already been burnt.” At that time, the power supply in the whole of Sylhet was cut off.
However, a team of fire service experts is investigating the cause of the fire. The cause of the fire was confirmed from the control room of Sylhet Fire Service.