A huge fire from a building in Exhibition Road was safely controlled, the Ministry of Interior announced through its official social media accounts. The ministry stated that the General Directorate of Civil Defense managed to put out and control the fire with zero injuries.
Not much of information was officially revealed, but preliminary information by the General Directorate of Civil Defense stated that a total of five vehicles and 17 officers and individuals were sent to fight and control the fire and prevent it from spreading to the rest of the nearby buildings. The rescue team evacuated the building as a precautionary measure.
As for the cause of the fire, that took hours to be controlled, it is thought to be due to a short circuit.
The Ministry of the Interior assured that everything was under control and the necessary official procedures were taken by concerned authorities.