Uttar Pradesh: Fire breaks out at pesticide factory in Meerut

A massive fire broke out on Saturday at a pesticide factory in Meerut, officials said.

Fire tenders are present at the spot and firefighting operations are going on to douse the flames.

According to officials, “the fire at a pesticide factory had spread to the adjacent factory in Mokampur area.”

The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.

An investigation into the matter is underway.

Further details are awaited.