Hyderabad: A towering fire broke out from a furniture godown near Moghul-ka-Nala in Karwan in the Old City on Monday morning. However, no casualties were reported.
According to reports, the fire started around 10.30 am and soon spread rapidly. On seeing the thick flames, employees of the furniture shop and local residents ran helter skelter in panic and alerted the Fire Service Station. The Fire personnel rushed to the spot and extinguished the flames with the help of three fire engines.
Karwan MLA Kauser Moinuddin, Asifnagar ACP Narsimha Reddy, GHMC Deputy Commissioner and other officers inspected the spot and reviewed the situation. The reason for the fire is yet to be ascertained.