Plastic scrap warehouse gutted in fire in Meerut

MEERUT: A massive fire engulfed a plastic scrap warehouse early Sunday morning in Kharkhauda area, Meerut. Several fire engines rushed to the spot and took over four hours to put out the blaze.

No one was injured. Initial probe suggested that a firecracker led to the incident.

“A massive fire was reported from a plastic scrap godown on Sunday morning. Soon after we got the information, the firemen were rushed to the spot. It took at least four hours to douse the fire,” said Santosh Kumar, Meerut chief fire safety officer.