Cotton stock worth hundreds of thousands of rupees burned in a fire at a cotton factory at a Small Industrial Estate in Khurarianwala precincts on Monday.
Rescue officials said they were successful in putting out the fire in two hours. They said the cause of the fire had yet to be ascertained. Owner Abdur Razzaq estimated his loss at around Rs1.5 million.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 10th, 2012.