Central market of Kazakh Astana catches fire

Photo: Central market of Kazakh Astana catches fire / Kazakhstan

Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 29 / Trend E. Kosolapova/

The central market of Kazakh city of Astana has caught fire, Kazinform reported with the reference to spokesperson for Astana Emergency Situations Department Bibigul Esmaganbetova.

According to Esmaganbetova, the fire covered an area of 1,000 square meters. However, there are no victims or injured in it.

"The fire has not been extinguished yet... A great amount of goods complicate fire fighting," she said.

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Tags: fire, Astana