Maharashtra: Fire at plastic scrap godown in Thane, none injured


A fire broke out at a plastic scrap godown at Shil Phata in Thane district of Maharashtra early on Saturday, an official said.

There was no report of any injury in the blaze that erupted around 4 am, chief of the Thane civic bodys Regional Disaster Management Cell (RDMC), Avinash Sawant, said.

“A total of four fire engines – two each from the municipal corporations of Navi Mumbai and Thane – were rushed to the spot. The firefighting operation is still on,” he said, adding that the cause of the fire is being ascertained.

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