KUALA LUMPUR – Fire destroyed two restaurants in Jalan Nagasari here this afternoon.
Thirty firemen in three engines from the Pudu and KLCC fkire and rescue departments put out the 1.45pm blaze within an hour.
Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue Department operations centre chief, Samsol Saibani Maarif said upon arriving at the scene, the firemen found the two restaurants razed.
According to Sajid Ali, 24, a part-time employee at one of the two restaurants, customers and employees ran helter-skelter to safer ground when the fire broke out.
“The customers could not enjoy what they had ordered, and were shocked by the incident. Thank God, everyone managed to escape,” said the student at a private college in Kuala Lumpur. – BERNAMA