Firefighters struggle to put out Karachi garment factory fire

Dunya News

The authorities have declared it a third degree fire

KARACHI (Dunya News) – Garment factory located in SITE area has caught fire which is being tried to tackle with by over a dozen Fire Brigade vehicles for three hours, reported Friday.

After a sudden fire erupted in the factory, three vehicles of the fire extinguishing department reached the site after learning about the news however, gauging the requirement of the scene, another two were called by the rescuers.

Despite the efforts, fire was not put out but it intensified as nylon and other kinds of cloths were in the storage.

The authorities declared it a third degree fire and department’s vehicles were called from across the city. The extinguishers are struggling on site as there is a gas pipeline laid near the burning factory.