A Man lost his life at fire in Karachi as he jumped from the building.
The fire in Karachi today erupted at University Road and two men jumped out from the burning building. However, bothof them died due to injuries. According to sources, 8 other people also faced burn injuries and were brought to the burns ward of Civil Hospital.
As per recent updates, 2 fire tenders have reached the site and are dousing the fire. Further, Pakistan Navy has sent three of its fire brigades to assist in rescue efforts. A Pakistan Navy helicopter is also taking part in the rescue operation.
Meanwhile, the flow of traffic from Hassan Square to NIPA Chowrangi has been affected. Traffic is being diverted from Hassan Square to Essa Nagri and to Rashid Minhas Road from NIPA Chowrangi, traffic police officials said.
On Saturday night, a blaze had erupted in the metropolis’ Finance & Trade Center or FTC Building but was brought under control after a few hours.