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Pharma factory gutted in fire in JK

October 07, 2012 21:11 IST

A Pharmaceutical company was on Sunday gutted in a fire in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The fire broke out in a unit of Cadila Pharma factory and later spread to other areas in Samba Industrial growth Centre in the district, officials said.

At least 7 fire tenders, including one from Army, were employed to douse the flames, they said adding that the fire was brought under control around 6 PM today.

There was no loss of life in the incident.

The company has claimed there was losses worth several crore of rupees in the fire.

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