Karachi (Staff Report): A cylinder shop near Fisheries Gate 4 was set on fire today (Tuesday) that intensified mid afternoon.

According to details, gas cylinders placed inside the shop started exploding following which a boat docked nearby was set ablaze as the fire rapidly spread.

According to initial details, five fire tenders of Karachi Port Trust were engaged in extinguishing the blaze and more fire tenders were called to the site of the incident.