Fire in OPTIONS left Five Dead

An unfortunate incident took place on Tuesday morning when fire erupted in a famous bakery-restaurant Options, located in Barkat Market Lahore.

Suffocation was the cause of death of all five. The incident took place at 6:30 am, the reason of fire was short circuit. So far the identified persons are, 5-year old Shakeel, 30-year old Talib, 25-year-old Shehbaz and 40-year-old Shahid. One deceased is not identified as yet.

Rescue teams and fire brigade reached the scene and stared evacuating people from plaza through snorkels.

The building had no fire alarm. The deceased persons could not find any way to escape from their locality, which resulted to their deaths.

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