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Death toll from Karachi factory fire rises to 164
September 12, 2012 / 9:37 AM / 5 years ago

Death toll from Karachi factory fire rises to 164

KARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) - The death toll from a fire that swept through a garment factory in the Pakistani city of Karachi has climbed to 164, a police official said on Wednesday.

Naeem Broka, the deputy inspector general of police, told Reuters the death toll could rise.

Reporting by Imtiaz Shah; Editing by Jeremy Laurence

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