MP: Fire breaks out in newsprint facility in Burhanpur
A major fire broke out in a newspaper facility on Friday in Burhanpur in Madhya Pradesh. The incident took place in National News Print and Paper Mill in Nepanagar in Burhanpur district. The plastic waste lying in the premises was gutted in the fire.
According to the media reports, no causalities have been reported. Six fire tenders were deployed to douse the fire. The fire has been brought under control. The mill owners are now accessing the damage caused by the fire. Police also reached the spot. It has launched a probe to know the cause of the fire.
The National News Print and Paper Mill is a public sector enterprise now called NEPA Mills Limited. It was once Asia’s biggest producer of newsprint. It was closed for a long time for renovation.
– PTC NEWS