Fire At Kochi Rubber Factory, Residents From Nearby Buildings Evacuated



This afternoon there was a massive fire at a shoe store in Kochi, Kerala. No victims have been reported. The fire broke out in the five-story building near the Ernakulam South train station.

Residents of nearby buildings have been evacuated. There are 10 fire fighting teams in place to put out the fire.

There was thick black smoke rising from the upper floors of the factory.