Mumbai: Massive Fire engulfs Furniture Market In Oshiwara


A plastic godown at a furniture market in Jogeshwari (West), Mumbai witnessed a massive fire incident, on Friday around 1pm.

The officials from Fire brigade department reported that they received a call around 1pm and 12 fire engines and five fire tankers were immediately sent to the spot. The fire that broke out at the furniture market was being tried to bring under control by the officials. The exact cause of fire is yet not known.

Around 2 pm it was reported by the Mumbai police that no casualty was reported in the fire incident. “Fire tenders are on the job and more have been called for. Police officers and policemen are at the spot,” said a police officer.

Students studying in a school next to the godown known as HMW English High School in Jogeshwari, have been evacuated from the spot safely.

Further details are awaited.