Fire in Sahibabad factory, 12 killed
Ghaziabad : Twelve people were today killed in a massive fire that broke out in a garment factory in Sahibabad in the district.
Fire Station Officer Abul Abbas Hussain said the fire was reported at 5:20 AM and fire tenders were rushed to the spot.
Fire officials said 12 people were killed in the mishap while several others were injured.
Further details were awaited. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi condoled the loss of lives in the fire tragedy.
“Very sad to learn that a fire in a garment factory in Sahibabad has claimed many lives.My thoughts & prayers are with the bereaved families”, he tweeted.