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Fire at Karachi Factory declared of ‘Third Grade’

KARACHI: The fire at Export Processing Zone in Landhi has been declared of ‘Third Grade’ and fire tenders from across the city have been called to control it.

“The fire erupted at plastic factory near 7 am in the morning,” Spokesperson Export Processing Zone Authority (EPZA) said.

Soon after the fire erupted, the electricity of all the units were cut off and near by factories were closed, he added.

According to Export Processing Zone Authority official, Malik Abdul Aziz, the fire has been declared of third grade.

The cause of the blaze could not be determined so far, he added.