Relatives carry a body from a garment factory where a fire broke out in Saver, outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Nov. 25, 2012. It is believed that over 100 people died in the accident, said the police. (Xinhua/Shariful Islam)
Death toll reaches 103 in Bangladeshi factory fire
DHAKA, Nov. 25 (Xinhua)-- At least 103 workers have been killed in a blaze that gutted a garment factory on the outskirt of Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka, fire service officials said Sunday.
On duty official Ziaur Rahman told Xinhua by phone Sunday morning that 103 workers were killed in the factory fire and all of them died of stampede or jumping from upper floors of the factory. Full story