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Massive fire breaks out at a chemical factory in Udhampur; IAF called in

It took the Indian Air Force more than two hours to help douse the fire

fire | Jammu and Kashmir | Chemicals


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The fire broke out at a chemical factory in Udhampur late night on May 27, 2021. Photo: ANI

A massive broke out late Thursday night at a chemical factory in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur.

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has been called in and fighting operations is underway.

Huge engulfing flames could be seen in the visuals.

"It has been two hours since we have been trying to douse the . It is hard to say how long it could take," IAF Warrant Officer Dalbir S Behl told ANI.

Further details are awaited.

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First Published: Fri, May 28 2021. 06:39 IST