Raigad: A major fire broke out at an oil factory in Raigad district of Maharashtra earlier on Sunday. At least 12 fire tenders are currently present at the spot carrying out the firefighting operations. No casualties or injuries were reported in the incident, till the time of filing this report.
The cause of fire is believed to be short-circuit. However, the exact reason is yet to be ascertained.
The incident comes a few days after a massive fire was reported from Ghatkopar-Mankhurd Link Road in Mumbai. Reportedly, a blaze engulfed a crane earlier this week. However, no injury or casualty was reported in the fire.
Meanwhile last month, in a similar incident, a fire broke out at a plastic factory in Kandivali in north Mumbai. The reason behind the incident was believed to be a short-circuit.
In December 2018, at least four men were killed in a blaze that gutted a cloth godown in Kandivali.