Official: At least 100 dead in Bangladesh fire

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DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- An official says firefighters have recovered 100 bodies after a fire raced through a multi-story garment factory just outside Bangladesh's capital.

Fire department Operations Director Maj. Mohammad Mahbub told The Associated Press that they recovered the bodies after the fire broke out late Saturday at the factory.

He says the factory, located just outside of Dhaka, was operated by Tazreen Fashions.

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