Vadodara, Apr 16 UNI | 3 months ago

Property worth Rs 20 crore was destroyed in a major fire at a private company situated at Gujarat State Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) special area in Vaghodia in Vadodara today.

The fire occurred at a private cooler-water purifier manufacturing company.

The Fire Department officials said the fire broke out at production and assembling unit of Atmiya Engineering Company at around 0400 hrs. Air coolers, water purifiers and other property worth Rs 20 crore gutted into the fire. However, no loss of life was reported in the incident. Two fire fighting engines and about ten fire personnel controlled the blaze after seven hours.

The Fire Department apprehended short circuit behind the incident.

(Posted on 17-04-2014)