Factory fire guts goods worth millions


Fire in a garments factory gutted merchandise worth millions of rupees here on Friday. The fire caused due to unknown reasons and engulfed the garments factory located in Korangi Industrial Area. The inflammable material, garments goods and raw material present in the factory reduced to ashes. After getting the information, firemen reached the scene and started efforts to put off the fire. However, merchandise worth millions of rupees was burnt before the blaze could be brought under control. Some sources claimed it was not accidental fire rather someone intentionally set the factory on fire. The affected factory owner demanded the authorities for thorough probe into the incident and compensation for his losses.