A major fire broke out at a fabric processing unit at Ajanta Compound in the power loom town of Bhiwandi in the district, police said.
"A massive fire broke out at a fabric sizing company located at Dhamankar Naka around 1.45 pm today," a police officer from Bhiwandi said.
Personnel of Bhoiwada police station and fire brigade are engaged in the firefighting and rescue operation.
Locals have complained that such accidents have become a regular phenomenon.
So far, no casualty has been reported, the police officer said.
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