Massive Fire Engulfs Plastic Factory in Khurda
Khurda: Properties worth lakhs were reduced to cinders after a major fire broke out at a plastic factory in Janla in Khurda district today.
On being informed fire tenders rushed to the spot and managed to douse the flames after a tough ordeal.
Sources said, while no causality was reported, property worth lakhs of rupees were gutted in the massive blaze. Many valuable items were reduced to ashes due to the inferno, added sources.
Though the exact reason behind the mishap is yet to be known, a short circuit is assumed to have triggered the fire. An investigation into the incident has been initiated by the police, sources added.