District Correspondent, North 24 Parganas: In a tragic incident, a plastic factory has been gutted down at ‘Noboborsho’ (Bengali New Year) dawn. The incident took place at Jagaddal in North 24 Parganas. The authority of the factory claimed that goods worth lakhs of rupees had been burnt down in fire. The fire spreads into nearby coke coal factory and it has also been burnt down complately.
Reportedly, the fire, at first took place after 3 in the morning at the Plastic factory. The fire then spreads at the coke coal factory just beside the plastic factory. 2 workers were slepping inside the factory when the fire was spotted. However, both of them have been recovered safely. The fire brigade and Jagaddal Police Station have been informed after the fire was spotted. 2 fire tenders reached the spot. The fire was brought under control aftera almost 2 hours of effort. It is assumed that short circuit leads to the breakdown of the fire. No casualties have been reported from the incident.