CAIRO: A fire that erupted on a palm tree farm of over 10 feddans in the Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert was extinguished early Tuesday, Youm7 reported.
A total of 20 fire trucks were dispatched to the Kafr village and extinguished the fire before it spread into a neighboring olive farm, according to Youm7. The reason for the fire is still being investigated.
On Monday, three people were killed and 88 were injured in a massive fire in Cairo’s busy district of Ataba; losses are estimated at millions of pounds. The cause of fire is still being investigated.