Fire breaks out at Shoe factory at Delhi


NEW DELHI: A shoe factory in the Lawrence Road industrial area here was gutted in a blaze early this morning, fire officials said. Nobody was hurt in the fire which engulfed the ground and first floors of the shoe manufacturing unit located at B-60 in the industrial area, they said.

According to the fire department, it took over two dozen fire tenders a couple of hours to control the flames. The call alerting them about the fire came at 6.15 A.M. 28 fire tenders were rushed to the spot from different stations, fire officials added.