11 Dead In Massive Fire In Timber Godown In Telangana


Efforts are on to douse the flames.


At least 11 persons were killed in a massive fire that broke out at a scrap godown in Telangana’s Secunderabad.

Several fire engines are present at the spot and efforts are on to douse the flames.

Police said that 12 migrant workers from Bihar were trapped in the godown, located in a crowded area of Secunderabad’s Bhoiguda. While one worker escaped the fire by jumping from the first floor of the two-storey building, 12 workers lost their lives

It is suspected that the fire was caused by a short circuit in the godown. The matter is being investigated, officials added,

Arrangements are being made to send the last remains of workers killed in the fire to Bihar, officials told NDTV.