Hirunews Logo
Authorities+to+carry+out+an+investigation+into+the+Colombo+port+fire
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 8:14
Authorities to carry out an investigation into the Colombo port fire
16

Shares
1,965

Views

The Harbour Authority says that that an investigation has been launched with regard to the fire that erupted at the Colombo port premises yesterday.

A senior port Authority official told our news team that the cause for the fire had yet to be determined.

It was reported that the fire had not caused any injuries and there was no damage to harbour property. 

Issuing a communiqué the ports Authority said that a stock of large rubber hoses had caught fire. The hoses were on a private work site close to the east terminal jetty.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
716 Views
1,144 Views
2,284 Views
1,805 Views
10,270 Views
44,659 Views
Top