Palghar rubber factory gutted in blaze, none hurt
Palghar (Maha): A major fire broke out today in Wada tehsil of the district wherein a rubber factory was gutted, however they were no casualties, police said.
The fire started at 8.30 AM in Tina Rubber factory in village Pali on the Manor-Vikramgarh road. The entire unit was gutted, Wada police station inspector Sanjay Hazare said.
There are no casualties or injuries in the incident as workers immediately left the factory premises after the fire started, he said.
Even after 12 hours, efforts are on to douse the fire with 12 fire tenders from several places pressed into service, the officer added.
The exact cause of fire is yet to be ascertained, police said.