The Hush Post| 2:50pm| 1-min-read
A major fire broke out in three hosiery units at Shivpuri, situated on Noorwala Road, in Ludhiana in the wee hours of Friday.
The factories, situated in a residential area, were three-storeyed. There were no fire safety arrangements, according to media reports.
Due to the intense fire, the buildings have developed cracks and there is a risk of their falling down.
The fire started at 3 am in one hosiery unit and spread to the two adjoining units.
When the fire started, some workers were present inside the premises. They immdiately rushed out to save their lives.
Fire tenders from Ludhiana, Samrala and Jagraon were pressed into service.Police and administrative officials rushed to the spot.
The firemen had a tought time dousing the place.