Fire breaks out in biscuit facotry near Bangalore



Bangalore: A fire broke out in a biscuit factory at Kumbalgodu in the city outskirts on Wednesday, a senior fireforce official said.

However, no casualties were reported as the fire broke out in a portion where food material was being stored in the factory---Winpack Private Limited-- Range Forest Officer Ramaswamy said.

The fire was put out in about an hour by nine fire tenders which rushed to the spot.

"The actual cause of the fire and the loss is yet to be estimated", he said.

PTI