CITY: (Fire injures five)


RAWALPINDI: At least five people sustained minor injuries on Friday when fire erupted in a plaza located near Khanna Bridge. The incident occurred early morning when fire broke out in the basement of the plaza where a large stock of wood and plyboard was placed.

The fire flared up swiftly due to the material present inside the rooms and also engulfed other shops.

Fire brigade controlled the blaze after hectic efforts of three hours, however five people residing in the upper storey of the plaza were scorched slightly.