One Of Bengladesh Biggest Factories Torched – $100 Million in GAP and Walmart Garments Lost

Key Bangladesh garments factory destroyed in blaze

By Serajul Quadir

DHAKA          Fri Nov 29, 2013 5:16pm IST

Smoke rises from a fire burning at a Standard Group garment factory in Gazipur November 29, 2013. REUTERS-Andrew Biraj

1 of 3. Smoke rises from a fire burning at a Standard Group garment factory in Gazipur November 29, 2013.

Credit: Reuters/Andrew Biraj

  DHAKA (Reuters) – A devastating fire ripped through a Bangladesh garment factory supplying major Western retailers, police and industry officials said on Friday, in a blaze set by workers angered over rumours of a colleague’s death in police firing.

the rest of the story:

http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/11/29/bangladesh-garments-fire-idINDEE9AS04420131129

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