Fire erupts at departmental store in Lahore

09:13 AM | 24 Apr, 2016
Fire erupts at departmental store in Lahore
LAHORE (Staff Report) - A huge fire Sunday morning erupted at a departmental store located in Lahore's Misri Shah area, media reports said.

Firefighters and rescue officials reached the site, immediately after the fire was reported by owner of the departmental store. As many as eight fire tenders are busy to contain the fire, which had initially taken over the basement of the store.

Most of the goods present inside the departmental store has been evacuated. There are no reports of any loss to lives.

The incident comes just two days after a massive fire erupted in a motorcycle manufacturing factory in Gulberg area of the city. The fire was contained after hours of struggle by the firefighters.