Pakistani Shopping Mall Horror: 10 Dead, 22 Injured in Fire

Pakistani Shopping Mall Horror: 10 Dead, 22 Injured in Fire


KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A fire tore through a shopping mall in the southwestern Pakistani city of Karachi, killing at least 10 people and injuring 22 others, police and local officials said Saturday. The multi-story RJ Mall is in a high-rise commercial that also houses call centers and software companies. The fire department dispatched eight fire trucks to the scene after being alerted at 6:30 am, local time. Chief Fire Officer, Ishtiaq Ahmed Khan, said the fourth floor of the building was the most affected. Karachi Mayor Murtaza Wahab Siddiqui said on X, formerly known as Twitter, that the fire had been extinguished and a cooling process was underway.

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