Published On : Mon, Jan 22nd, 2018

Mumbai: Massive fire breaks out in suburban Andheri

Mumbai: A massive fire broke out in an industrial area in suburban Andheri early today, leaving two fire men injured and gutting a part of the premises, a fire brigade official said.

The fire brigade got a call around 1.16 am about the blaze in a ground-plus-one-floor structure in the Mistry Industrial Estate area near Marol, in Andheri east in the western suburbs, he said.

The personnel along with eight fire fighting engines rushed to the spot, the official said. The flames had spread over the electrical wiring and other installations, and gutted a part of the industrial area, he said.

The fire brigade personnel managed to douse the flames after hectic efforts lasting a few hours, he said.

Two firemen sustained minor injuries and were admitted to the nearby Cooper Hospital. They were discharged after being provided primary treatment, the official said.