The fire fighters have yet to douse the blaze that broke around 5 o’clock early this morning in a drug and pharmaceutical store near the Maliban Junction on Ratmalana Aththidiya road.
Fire Extinguishing Unit of Dehiwala Mt.Lavinia stated that Fire Extinguishing Units from the Moratuwa Urban Council and Colombo Municipal Council have joined the rescue operation.
No casualties have been reported as yet.
Meanwhile, a fire erupted in a house in Kaduwela, Bomiriya this morning.
Fire Extinguishing Unit of the Kotte Urban Council together with residents in the area have controlled the fire.