At least 13 killed in fire at Sahibabad garment factory

Thirteen people have reportedly died in a fire that broke out in a garment factory in Sahibabad Friday.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: November 11, 2016 4:31 pm
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At least 13 people have been killed in a massive fire that broke out in a garment factory in Sahibabad Friday. Sahibabad is located on the outskirts of Delhi, in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad district. Workers were inside the factory when the fire started early morning. Naresh Mathur, an official of UP government , said another nine people were injured, four of them seriously, in the fire. The cause of the fire is being investigated, he added.

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Fire Station Officer Abul Abbas Hussain said fire tenders were rushed to the spot. More details of the incident are awaited.