At least six people were charred to death today when a major fire broke out at a LED bulb manufacturing factory in Noida’s Sector 11.
It is said that 60 fire brigades were rushed to the spot to douse the flame. A woman employee of the company is also said to be among those who were caught in the fire.
Many people are still feared to be trapped inside the building.
Noida (UP): Fire broke out at an electronics factory in Sector 11. More than 10 fire tenders at spot, more details awaited. pic.twitter.com/L294Nvp92q— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) April 19, 2017
District administration officials have reached the spot. Relief and rescue operation is underway.
The reason behind the fire is unknown, an official said, adding the priority is to bring the situation under control.
More details awaited.