After Chandrapur’s fire incident Nagpur district also witnessed a major fire incident at around 5 pm in the evening at Satnavrigaon, near Khairi village, at Bazargaon, on Amravati Road, Nagpur. The fire engulfed Indus Paper Boat Company engaged in manufacturing of tissue paper and tiolet paper roll.
Raw material like waste paper, compressed bale all turned into aches in the fire. Fortunately, no casualties were reported during the incident.
As per the information, strongs winds helped the fire to spread rapidly which took hours to bring it under control. Initially two Fire vehicles from Nagpur Municipal Corporation were dispatched along with 1 fire tender from Kalmeshwar and 1 fire tender from Wadi Nagar Parishad .
The fire was still not under control. Kater two more fire tenders were dispatch from Nagpur Municipal Corporation, fire and emergency department.
The Indus paper boat company came into existence in 1993 and the present Director is Manoj Pachesiya who is based in Bangalore, informed by company staff.