Fire breaks out at famous Karachi restaurant

Staff Reporter

A fire broke out at a famous eatery due to a short circuit in Karachi’s Guru Mandir Sunday evening, officials said.

The fire brigade said that the fire erupted at Meerut Kabab Paratha House at 5:30pm. The brigade sent three fire tenders to the spot and its fighters managed to contain the blaze after an hour.

A police team immediately reached the spot and evacuated the restaurant staffers, Jamshaid Quarters SP Farooq Bijarani media.

He added that the police had to block the main road and divert traffic in order to facilitate the fire brigade operation.“As per the initial report, a short circuit caused the fire in the restaurant,” said the official.