Yet another fire was reported from a factory, this time in Valsad. The fire was reported from Gundlav GIDC in a factory, JP Enterprises, that was into manufacturing plastic granules.
Fire tenders were rushed to the spot and firefighters are trying to douse the blaze. The nearby units have also been evacuated. No injury has been reported so far. The cause of the fire is not yet known.
Earlier on Friday, two incidents of fire were also reported from Surat.
The incident on Friday was reported from the chemical godown of Gurukrupa Industries in the Bestana area. So severe was the fire that looms in the nearby areas were also shut down.
A loud blast was also reported from the godown. Meanwhile, in another incident, a fire was also reported from the slum where three shanties were caught in the inferno. The fire in the slums was a result of firecrackers being burst.
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