Four guards injured in two fire incidents in Karachi

By: News Desk
Published: 09:04 AM, 13 Nov, 2021
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Caption: TV grab shows smoke billowing out of a building at Karachi Fish Harbour.
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Two fire incidents were reported from Karachi in which four people were injured on Saturday, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

In the first incident, four security guards were injured when a fire broke out in flats situated in Gulshan Iqbal Block 1. The blaze was put out with the help of one fire tender.

The blaze started in the guardroom located in the basement of the residential building.

The four security guards who received burn injuries were first rushed to a private hospital but later they were shifted to Civil Burns Ward.

Fire brigade officials said short-circuit could be the cause of the blaze.

In the second incident, a fire broke out in a building at Karachi Fish Harbour on Saturday morning.

The blaze started in a company office on the second floor of the building. 

The fire brigade personnel were able to control the fire with the help of the ammonia gas.

Reporter Saud bin Murtaza