In a tragic incident, a fire erupted at Arshi Shopping Center located at Ayesha Manzil area in Karachi.
According to the details, the fire brigade have reached the scene and trying to control the blaze that continues to spread to other shops.
ALERT | Huge fire erupted at Karachi's Arshi Shopping Center, Federal B. Area. Fire brigade rushed to the spot. Rescue underway.#Karachi #KarachiFire #AyeshaManzil #TOKAlert pic.twitter.com/lvcoj0zwts— Times of Karachi (@TOKCityOfLights) December 6, 2023
Meanwhile, rescue operations is underway to evacuate those still trapped inside the building.
The fire erupted around 5:47 pm and originated from a mattress shop and rapidly spread to other stores in the building.
It is pertinent to mention that fire has not reached residential flats located on top of the Arshi Shopping Center.