Stringer Dispatch: Bangladesh fire death toll reaches 46, families recount rescue efforts


On February 29, a devastating fire in a 7-story building in Dhaka, Bangladesh, claimed at least 46 lives and injured dozens more. The country’s fire department suggested a gas leak or stove malfunction as potential causes. A CGTN stringer in Bangladesh conducted interviews at the scene and at the hospital, where a victim’s family member recounted their overnight search for his cousin.