Massive Fire Engulfs Factory in Hooghly


Hooghly: Massive fire breaks out at Dalda factory at Kalchara area, Chanditala in Hooghly district at Wednesday morning, fire officials said. Fifteen fire engines rushed to the spot to douse the flame.

The presence of plastic granules rolls of plastic, machineries, huge number of oil containers added to the spreading of the blaze, the fire officials said. The fire spread to the other factories. Panic created into the area.

It is suspected that an electrical short circuit caused fire.