KARACHI: Fire that yesterday erupted in a cotton factory located in the metropolis’ SITE Area, has been brought under control and cooling process is in progress at present.
According to reports, the fire broke out late yesterday at the factory thanks to some unknown factor and before long, it surrounded the entire premises.
The massive blaze torched the entire cotton bales placed at factory’s warehouse. The fire brigade sources said it was a third-degree fire.
The fire-tenders from across the city and a snorkel took part in the fire extinguishing operation.