Two tankers caught fire in a fire on the National Highway in Shah Latif Town, Malir District, Karachi, but no casualties were reported.
According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Irfan Bahadur, a tanker caught fire due to flame while welding near Shah Latif Town police station on National Highway in Malir. Another tanker was also seized.
According to the police, as soon as the information was received, the police rushed to the spot and evacuated the people gathered there in view of the possible danger.
Fire brigade and other agencies were called, firefighters took immediate action to stop the fire from spreading further, the tankers were largely burnt by the time the fire was extinguished.
According to SSP Malir Irfan Bahadur, the fire broke out accidentally and no casualties were reported.