Fire breaks out at chemical factory in Hyderabad, rescue ops on

ANI | Updated: Feb 23, 2018 10:01 IST

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Feb. 23 (ANI): A massive fire broke out in a chemical factory in Hyderabad's Jeedimetla industrial area, early on Friday morning.

According to Assistant District Fire Officer GV Prasad, five workers have been rescued so far.

"We expect that the fire will be controlled in some time, as of now five workers who were stuck inside in the chemical company have been rescued," he added.

The workers have received burn injuries and have been shifted to a private hospital for treatment.

At least ten fire tenders are working to douse the flame.

More details are awaited. (ANI)

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