Saturday, March 7, 2009

2 Killed in Karachi paper market fire

KARACHI: A big fire erupted in paper market located opposite lighthouse cinema here on Saturday.

The fire engulfed two floors of Haji building resulting in death of two while four others were critically injured. The hospital Medico Legal Officer (MLO) also confirmed death of two persons.

Three motorcycles parked outside the building and eight shops were burnt. Area people held the fire brigade responsible since it arrived late on the spot.