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Fire at SITE Factory Still at Large

The flame that broke out instantaneously at a manufacturer situated in SITE area of the town, could not be put out as yet sources revealed Friday. According to sources, the fire exploded at 5am today. Soon afterwards, two firefighting automobiles were sent towards the fire site; but, the flame surrounded the whole factory before it could be put out. The fire brigade team announcing the flame of third level,called in firefighting vehicles, snorkels and water bowsers from the entire city. According to the rescue authorities, , there was no one…

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Karachi Factory Fire Controlled After Over 2 hours

A fire that broke out in a thread factory in the city place of Federal B. Area late Saturday night, has been brought under control after reliable initiatives of two and half hours. According to details, the fire exploded all of a rapid in the line manufacturer situated in FB Area, Block-22 and surrounded a large portion of the manufacturer within no time. The Save resources said the flame was due to short circuit; however, no deaths was revealed thus far.

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Fruits and Veggies supply Carries on but at Higher Prices

The fruits and vegetables traders of New Sabzi Mandi have given a three-day ultimatum to the govt to to provide compensation to those vendors who lost their shops and carts in the fire that broke out on Wednesday. “The fire impacted more than 75 percent of the total Sabazi Mandi and the loss could be in billions” said Wasay Tareen, the deputy general assistant of All Tajir Beradari Alliance Sabzi Mandi. The alliance received an calculate of the loss from only half of the impacted store owners and the amount…

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Sabzi Mandi Fire ruins Thousands of Shops

Thousands of stores along with the large of fruits and veggies in public auction garden sheds were damaged in a significant flame that broke out in the new Sabzi Mandi on the Superhighway on Wed. Although cause of the flame was not obvious, Primary Fire Official Saleem Ehtesham said that dry and gusty gusts of wind driven the fire. Some 22 flame tenders took part in the seven-hour-long firefighting function and handled to put out it by the night, said the officer. There were complications in getting water due to…

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Woman Dies as Huts Catch fire in Karachi’s Slum

A woman was burnt to death while two others received burn injuries as fire swept through a slum area in Korangi locality of the city. According to rescue sources, the incident took place at a slum area located near Mehran Town in Korangi. The sources said that a woman was burnt to death while two men sustained burn injuries as a blaze gutted at least 10 huts. The injured were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The reason of the incident has not been reported. Sources told that the…

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Man Jumps to Death while Fleeing Fire from State Life Building

A man who jumped from the on-fire tenth storey of State Life Insurance’s building located in Saddar area of the city, passed away at hospital. According to sources, the blaze erupted owing to short-circuit in an office at the tenth storey of the building located in front of Zainab Market, leaving several people trapped. The deceased Owais, who clinged at a window on the tenth sorey to save his life, lost his grip and fell leaving him critically wounded. He succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. The fire-tenders are…

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Passenger Vehicle Catches Fire at Jinnah International Airport

A passenger vehicle standing in the apron area of Jinnah International airport caught fire, reported here on Tuesday. What was earlier believed to be a flight kitchen vehicle was actually a shuttle which transports passengers to the airplane. However, no passengers were hurt in the incident as the vehicle reportedly caught fire after dropping them off. Fire tenders and Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) officials reached the scene and the flame was doused successfully. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained and statements from the CAA officials are expected…

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Towel Factory Caught Fire in New Karachi

Rescue efforts were initiated after the upper stories of a towel factory caught fire in New Karachi reported here on Sunday. Fire fighters reached the scene and attempted to douse the fire by climbing to the upper floors using a ladder. Rescue efforts were also initiated to rescue any factory workers trapped in the fire. The cause of the fire is yet to be discerned. Due to lax implementation of factory guidelines and fire safety methods, factories in Karachi face serious threats of such incidents. Earlier this year, workers were suffocated or…

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Major Blaze Broke in Tissue Paper Factory in Karachi

 A major blaze broke out at a tissue paper factory in Karachi’s Shershah area on Friday as no causalities were reported. With nine fire tenders, firefighters were making hectic efforts to put out the blaze which erupted inside Qasim Yousuf factory at around 9am due to known reasons. Workers and other staff were evacuated from the industrial unit filled with a haze of thick smoke as police and rescue teams rushed to the site. “Nine fire tenders from different fire stations have been called at the site. It may take…

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Fire Broke Out in a Local Garment Factory in SITE

A major fire broke out in a local garment factory in the SITE police limits on Sunday causing loss of millions of rupees. According to the Central Fire Station, the fire broke out at about 11:15pm and had spread to other parts of the factory within minutes, reducing goods worth millions of rupees to ashes. At least seven fire engines of the KMC reached the spot later on. Leaping flames and thick black smoke could be seen from far-flung areas of the city. The cause of the fire was short…

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