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Posted On: 3 August 2015 06:25 am
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:15 pm

Fire breaks out on two streets in Al Sailiyah

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The Al Sailiyah area witnessed two separate incidents of fire breakouts yesterday. Several single workers lost their belongings, when a furnishing workshop functioning on Street No.18 caught fire, around 1 pm.

The buildings attached to the workshop and their first floors were occupied by labourers. Many of them are construction workers.

Though the Civil Defence rushed to the scene and put out the blaze, nearly 30 single workers lost their personal belongings. “No one was injured , but we lost our clothes and other precious belongings. While, rushing out some people even lost their wallets”, an Asian worker told this paper over phone.

The company authorities have arranged an alternative accommodation for the workers near their work site.

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) said no one was injured in the accident.

Almost an hour ago, around 12 noon, another fire was reportedly broke out in a commercial space on Street No.26. However, the details of this incidents are yet to be confirmed.

This is the third incident of fire breakout reported from Sailiyah in a week.