Fire breaks out in Agarbatti factory in Cholurplaya due to alleged short circuit goods and material worth lakhs and atleast 8 vehicles damaged in fire accident

Pramesh S Jain

Goods and material worth several lakhs gutted in an accidental fire broke out at incense sticks manufacturing unit situated on pipeline road in Cholurplaya on Saturday morning.

The fire broke out at around 9.30 am at the shop situated at the ground floor and spread to a bike parked close by.

Soon the fire spread to the other vehicle parked close to each other.At least 8 two wheelers damaged in the accident, however no casualties or injuries have been reported.

Two fire tenders rushed to the spot and managed to put out the fire within half hour.Panic gripped among the residents as thick smoke covered the residential area .

The KP Agrahara

police reached the spot and initiated investigations to ascertain the cause of fire.