Fire erupts in pharmaceutical shop at Mt. Lavinia

Thursday, 06 October 2016 - 19:05

A fire that broke out at 5 am today in a pharmaceutical store, near the Maliban Junction on Ratmalana - Attidiya road, was doused following a 12-hour operation.

Reports indicated that several fire brigade units were deployed for the joint operation, namely the units from Colombo, Dehiwala - Mt. Lavinia, Moratuwa and Panadura municipal councils.

Meanwhile, it is reported that all the products in the pharmaceutical shop including drugs and cosmetic products, have been destroyed in the fire.