Khordha, Dec 08: The products worth crores were gutted in a major fire at a plastic factory in Khordha. The owner of the manufacturing unit broke down with tears for the extensive loss. However, no injury was reported.
The fire broke out at a private plastic manufacturing unit in Khordha industrial estate on Sunday morning causing extensive damage to the factory.
Huge quantities of raw materials were and products were burnt when the fire broke out on the third floor of the 4-storey building. More than 10 fire tenders from Jatni and Bhubaneswar rushed to the spot to douse the flame and it was controlled by evening.
However, no injury to anyone was reported as all the workers had moved to other places before the fire spread. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.