A major fire incident broke out at a scrapyard in Mankhurd’s Mandala area on Friday following the incident several water tankers rushed to the spot to douse the fire. However, no injuries have been reported so far.
The fire brigade official said the fire was a Level 3 blaze. A total of 15 fire tenders are a spot for the operation. The incident took place at around 2: 30 pm
“The blaze erupted in a scrap material go-down. It is a ‘level-3’ (major) fire. Eleven fire engines and as many tankers are currently engaged in the firefighting operation,” a fire brigade official was quoted as saying.
According to the visual, huge plumes of black smoke were seen billowing out of the area as the fire raged on Friday afternoon. No injuries have been reported so far.
The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained. More details awaited.