Garment factory catches fire in Gujranwala
Several Rescue and firefighting teams rushed to the factory and started dousing the blaze. According to rescue officials, two vehicles of fire brigade took part in the operation. Rescue sources said that the fire erupted due to short-circuit which turned machinery of the factory into ashes.
Earlier in June, an oil factory had caught fire which was doused after five hours of toil, five charred dead bodies of factory workers were pulled from the burning establishment by the Rescue workers.
In another incident, at least eight persons, including a woman and two children, had lost their lives when a fire erupted after a cylinder exploded at a spray factory situated in Shahdara, Lahore on January 28.