Ghaziabad, Apr 20: Fire broke out at a pipe factory near Kaushambi metro station in Ghaziabad, reported a news agency ANI. Over 12 fire brigades have been rushed to the spot.  An official from the fire department was injured.

Cause of the fire is unknown at the moment. A thick, black smoke was seen emerging from the pipe factory in Ghaziabad.


In June 2017, a major fire broke out at a plastic factory in Kavinagar industrial area in Ghaziabad. A short circuit had caused the fire and items worth lakhs of rupees got destroyed.