Friday, March 4, 2011

Fire breaks out at Inndakaw munitions factory

Friday, 04 March 2011 12:14 Myo Thein

Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – A small fire, contained in Unit No. 1, broke out at the Inndakaw munitions factory outside of Rangoon in Pegu Division on Thursday.

No injuries were reported, and there was no estimate of damages, officials said.

Fire crews were dispatched around 6 p.m. and the fire was contained around 7:15 p.m., a fire officer at the Rangoon Division Central Fire Department told Mizzima.

Two fire engines from the Htaukkyant Fire Department in Rangoon were  dispatched, in addition to fire engines from Insein and Mingalardon townships and the Rangoon Division Central Fire Department.

The Inndakaw munitions factory is one of four located around Rangoon.

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