Fire in Bangalore factory kills 6

Last Updated: Mon, Mar 25, 2013 11:35 hrs

At least six workers were killed in a fire inside a factory at Bangalore city in Karnataka on Monday, the police said.

The workers were reportedly sleeping in the godown of a car seat production factory when the incident occurred.

The fire reportedly broke out at a neighbouring timber yard and then spread to the car seat production unit.

At least 11 fire tenders went to the spot and doused the flames.

The cause of the fire is not known yet.

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