Heavy fire is currently destroying a 28 story under construction building in abu dhabi which is making the people in the city go agog. This started at about 10:30am on Tuesday according to a construction worker.
Hundreds of workers in the building are seriously evacuating from the building in other to escape from the thick, dark smoke billowed from the top of the building.
About the location in Abu dhabi
The building is adjacent to beach rotana hotel and also close to the abu dhabi mall,alongside the bridge to Al Reem Island and Maryah Island. presently no clear reports as regards casualties sustained in the fire outbreak.
According to a witness by name mohammed marouf, 34, who has been working in the company for months stated that he and his colleagues who happens to be working on the 8th floor of the building decided to evacuate the building with immediate effect.
According to the government, the ministry of interior also reported that their was no injury sustained during the scene. unexpected police vehicles have barricaded the the building in other to keep it safe and also the adjacent bridge leading to abu dhabi Al Maryah Island…
Abu dhabi is well for its architectural buildings and designs such as the national bank of abu dhabi, etihad tower, Hilton hotel, abu dhabi investment authority tower and also etisalat headquarters….
According to reports, Cities in the fast-developing Emirates have been hit by a spate of fires in recent years, including one in a residential tower in Dubai last month and another at a luxury hotel next to the city’s biggest shopping mall on New Year’s Eve.
According to the chief operations of the abu dhabi civil defense department, by name captain al abdullah al-Za’abi, he said the building has been taken care of and has evacuated all the all living things, of which he said no human life was lost.