On the wee hours of March 18, a devastating fire broke out in a plastic scrap warehouse at Shastripuram near Zoo Park in Hyderabad, Telangana.
The fire was so intense that it started spreading quickly and caused extensive damage to the factory and its surrounding area. Two vehicles and the plastic material in the premises were gutted in the blaze. As soon as the blaze was reported, four fire engines were rushed to the spot. The firefighters worked tirelessly to contain the fire, but their efforts were not enough to prevent massive destruction.
Fortunately, no casualty was reported in this incident. The cause of the fire is yet to be determined.
The incident has left many people shocked and saddened as the factory was an important source of livelihood for many people.
The aftermath of this tragedy will continue to be felt for some time as authorities investigate further into what caused this devastating fire in a plastic factory in Hyderabad.
Note: This is the second incident of fire which continued on the second day. On March 18, a fire broke out at a multi-storey building in the city.