New Delhi: A major fire broke out at a textile factory in Pandesara in Surat, Gujarat early on Saturday morning. Rescue operations are underway.

The fire broke out at around 5:30 AM in the boiler section of Mayur Silk textile mills, said officials of the Surat Municipal Corporation. At least 18 fire tenders rushed to the spot. There have been no major injuries or casualties reported so far. Police are investigating the cause of the fire.

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