Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulances said that its team managed to extinguish a fire that engulfed a commercial center in the state of Saham in North Batinah. No injuries have been reported. PACDA reported the fire around 10pm on Sunday. The Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) urged the owners of shopping centres and commercial stores to comply with fire safety standards to avoid loss of lives and property damages
A major fire had erupted at a shopping centre in Jalan Bani Bu Ali in South Sharqiyah last week, in which no casualties were reported, but the incident caused huge financial losses.