KARACHI: A heavy fire erupted out in a cloth dyeing factory in New Karachi Industrial Area on Tuesday causing a huge loss to its owner. Six fire tenders were sent immediately to the location followed by two more and one bowser. The fire was put out after a five-hour-struggle.
The exact worth of the loss could not be ascertained; however, it was estimated that material worth millions of rupees had been gutted in Essa Dyeing Factory located in Sector 16 B, New Karachi. No casualty was reported and the reason of the fire was not found till filing the report.