Fire Guts Rubber Factory in Kolkata


Kolkata: A Massive fire on Saturday morning gutted a rubber factory at Tiljala’s Masjid Lane area in Kolkata, said fire officials. The fire has reduced properties worth in crores to ashes.

As per reports, fire brigade rushed to the spot soon after the incident was reported and deployed twelve engines to douse the flames. Although no one is injured in the incident, the accident highlighted the inadequate fire measures.

Fire officials said that it is still not clear what caused the fire but preliminary investigation suggests a short-circuit might be responsible.