JABALPUR: Three employees suffered major injuries in the fire that broke out at the paint factory in Adhartal industrial area on Tuesday night. One out of the three, an elderly employee is in critical condition, sources said. Officials said that two out of the three employees were working in the factory when the fire broke out.
Locals immediately informed the police officials. As per sources, two fire tenders were used to douse the fire that is being ascertained to have been caused by a short circuit. Locals added that it took ten minutes to extinguish the fire and Kedarnath was rushed to a private hospital.
So far there are no details on the number of goods that were gutted in the fire. The factory is said to belong to Sanjeev Gupta.