Terrible fires chemical factories in Agra, military aid in firefighting

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Agra: A fire broke out at two chemical plants in the Sikandra area of ​​Agra on Monday. The fire was so intense that people were evacuated from nearby homes. Police and firefighters were called to the scene. Firefighting was reported to have continued until evening.

Notably, there are two factories near the vegetable market on the Agra-Delhi National Highway, Samip Toplast and Agra Chemicals. Both factories were set on fire. From a distance, the black smoke of the fire was visible. The chemicals used in the factory are used in shoe soles. The fire broke out around 2 a.m. Monday. The fire soon spread to darkness.

The fire could not be contained until evening. Fearing the fire, nearby people were evacuated. Eight firefighters were called to the scene.

Rohan Pramod told SP City Boat that the surrounding houses are being relocated in view of the situation. Help is needed from the Air Force and refineries. Police in riot gear stormed a rally on Friday, removing hundreds of protesters by truck.