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Fire engulfs chemical factory in Karachi’s Shah Faisal Colony, tenders busy dousing the blaze


Arhama AltafWeb Editor

27th Jul, 2020. 01:59 pm
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A fire broke out at a chemical factory in Karachi’s Shah Faisal Colony here on Monday.

The blaze reported at a chemical factory, located at Shah Faisal Colony, which was setup in a house.

Four fire tenders are busy in dousing the fire.

According to rescue officials, the reason behind the blaze can only be determined after it is extinguished.

Karachi Water and Sewerage Board MD Khalid Sheikh has declared an emergency at the Safoora Goth and Landhi water hydrants. The board has already sent 25,000 gallons of water to the site via tankers.

Moreover, no casualties or injuries have been reported so far.

Earlier, a garment factory near Godam Chowrangi in Karachi’s Korangi area engulfed in fire early Sunday morning.

According to reports,  the fire started to rage from the packaging hall on the first floor of the building and later spread to the second floor.

Soon after the indictment occurred, rescue teams and fire brigades rushed to the spot.

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