Massive Fire At Plastic Factory Near Kolkata, 25 Fire Engines On Spot

There is no news of any person being trapped or injured in the fire.

 Share
EMAIL
PRINT
COMMENTS
Massive Fire At Plastic Factory Near Kolkata, 25 Fire Engines On Spot

A huge quantity of plastic inflammable articles were stored inside the factory. (Representational)


Kolkata: 

A major fire broke out at a plastic chair manufacturing unit in West Bengal's North 24-Parganasdistrict on Monday, a fire brigade official said.

The fire, which broke out at noon, is still raging with clouds of black smoke spreading to neighbouring residential areas and triggering panic among the people.

There is no news of any person being trapped or injured in the incident.

Fire Brigade sources said that 25 fire tenders were pressed into service to douse the flames at the manufacturing unit.

Fire Services Minister, Sujit Bose and Director General Fire Services, Jagmohan are superivising the operations at the spot.

Since a huge quantity of plastic and other inflammable articles are stored in the premises, the firemen are having a tough time battling the blaze. the police said.



Get the latest election news, live updates and election schedule for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on ndtv.com/elections. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for updates from each of the 543 parliamentary seats for the 2019 Indian general elections.

NDTV Beeps - your daily newsletter

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................