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04 Nov 2020 | 11:22 AM UTC

India: Fire at textile warehouse in Ahmedabad kills four November 4

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Fire at textile warehouse in Ahmedabad (Gujarat state) kills four on November 4; emergency operations ongoing

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/4/2020, 12:00 AM until 11/6/2020, 11:59 PM (Asia/Kolkata). COUNTRY/REGION Ahmedabad

Event

At least four people were killed and eight others injured after a fire broke out at a textiles warehouse in Ahmedabad (Gujarat state) on Wednesday, November 4. The warehouse on Pirana-Piplaj Road collapsed due to the fire. Rescue operations are ongoing with fears that more workers are trapped under in the building. The cause of the fire has not been confirmed.

Disruptions are expected in the area in the coming hours as emergency operations continue.

Advice

Those in Ahmedabad are advised to monitor the situation, avoid the vicinity of the incident, and heed all instructions issued by local authorities.

 

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