14 injured as fire breaks out at primary school

Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) said that 14 people suffered medium to minor injuries and were taken to the nearest health centre in Nizwa after a fire broke out at Um Al Fadil Primary School on Sunday.

PACDA said its team rushed to the site immediately and managed to bring the situation under control and added that the fire broke out at the school’s learning resources center.

The Authority has called upon the importance of complying with the safety requirements and taking caution while dealing with the laboratory instrument and devices.