On Wednesday, a devastating fire broke out at a footwear godown in Kerala’s Kochi. No casualties or dead have been reported yet. The fire broke out in a five-storey building near Ernakulam South Railway Station.
Residents from nearby buildings have been immediately evacuated. To douse the flame at the earliest, around 10 fire fightings teams are working on the spot.
Black and thick smoke have been found rising from the top floors of the rubber factory in Kochi.
More details awaited.