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Major fire in timber factory in Jammu
Jammu & Kashmir

Major fire in timber factory in Jammu

Agency News

Jammu, June 11: A devastating fire broke out on Tuesday morning in a timber factory in Toph Sherkhaniyan area here, an official at Fire and Emergency Services said.

He said that they received a message early morning in control room about the fire incident that broke out in a timber factory opposite Walmart Best Price in Toph Sherkhaniyan.

"At least a dozen fire tenders from both South and North stations were pressed into service," he added. The official said that due to winds, the fire spread fast, adding the fire fighters and fire tenders are on job but the fire is still out of control.

No injury has been reported so far but loss of property worth lakhs of rupees is apprehended. (UNI)