Fire reported at a construction site in Bambalapitiya

A fire has been reported at a construction site in Duplication Rd, Bambalapitiya.

The Colombo Fire Brigade has dispatched 4 fire trucks to douse the fire.

The Police told The Sunday Morning that the fire had erupted at the new building being constructed by World City Hotel located at the Bambalapitiya junction.

The Building is adjacent to the World City hotel building.

The Fire has broken out in the underground floor of the building.

According to the Police the cause of the fire is due to malfunctioning of construction equipment.

Pictures by Pradeep Dambarage