Fire Erupts At Shoe Factory In Delhi's Peera Garhi

At least 20 fire engines rushed to the spot to control the fire.

New Delhi:  A massive fire broke out at a shoe factory in west Delhi’s Peeragarhi area this morning. At least 20 fire engines rushed to the spot. The fire spread to the basement, first and second floors of the factory. One fireman was injured as the personnel tried to bring the situation under control.”The incident happened around 2.30 am, and it took several hours to douse the fire. The situation is under control now,” the fire department said, according to news agency ANI.

Just days ago, 17 people, including 10 women, were killed in a huge fire that ripped through a firecracker warehouse in north Delhi’s Bawana industrial area.