Fire at MoFA building extinguished


ISLAMABAD: A fire erupted in the Protocol Section of Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) in the wee hours of Sunday; however, no damage was reported.

“A small scale fire in the Protocol section was caused due to short circuit. The situation is under control,” Foreign Office Spokesman Mohammed Faisal said when contacted over the incident.

Another MoFA official said timely and effective response by the fire brigade led to complete damage control.