Fire erupts in cloth godown

KARACHI: Heavy fire broke out in a cloth godown located in New Karachi area of the city on Thursday.

According to rescue sources the fire erupted in the cloth godown near Godera Muslim Hospital in New Karachi.

However, the five fire tenders and one bowser were rushed to the scene and making hectic efforts put out the blaze within a few hours.

Rescue sources said that the cause of the fire could not be ascertained yet. However, raw materials worth millions of rupees were reduced to ashes as a result of the fire. However, No casualty has been reported.