Delhi: 3 killed in massive factory fire in Jhilmil industrial area

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Updated: Jul 13, 2019 1:43 PM

The factory where plastic goods are manufactured is situated inside a narrow lane in the industrial area making it difficult for fire trucks to reach the actual spot.

jhilmil factory fire, jhilmil fire, delhi fireThe factory is situated in a narrow lane in Jhilmil industrial area. (Photo/ANI)

Jhilmil factory fire: At least three people have been killed and several others are feared trapped inside a factory building in Shahdara’s Jhilmil area where a massive fire broke out on Saturday.

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Shahdara) Meghna Yadav told news agency PTI that said two women and a man died in the fire.

Fire officials said they received information about the fire at about 9.30 am and soon 31 fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

The factory where plastic goods are manufactured is situated inside a narrow lane in the industrial area making it difficult for fire trucks to reach the actual spot.


Rescue and fire work was underway till the filing of this report.

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