Fire erupts at PIA’s engineering complex in Karachi


KARACHI: Fire broke out at the engineering complex of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) here on Saturday morning.


No casualties so far reported in the fire erupted in the engineering department of the national airliner.

PIA’s engineering complex termed as a sensitive area with high security, where the aircraft equipment are manufactured and repaired.

Heavy contingents of police and rangers arrived at the scene of the blaze and the area has been cordoned off by the law enforcement personnel.

A number of fire tenders arrived at the scene after informed about the incident and were engaged in fire-fighting inside the PIA engineering complex.

The cause of the fire has not yet been ascertained.