DHAKA, Bangladesh — Police said a fire in a garment factory killed at least seven female workers and injured five in the Bangladesh capital, just months after 112 died in another factory fire.

Police officer Monzurul Kabir said the fire erupted Saturday in the factory in Dhaka.

The cause of fire is not immediately known.

In November, a major fire killed 112 people in another factory in Bangladesh, raising questions about safety standards and treatment of workers.