GEORGE TOWN – A recycling plant near the Batu Maung Second Air cargo complex near here was razed in a fire tonight.
The incident was reported at 10.30 pm and until 12.45 am personnel from the Fire and Rescue Department were still fighting to control the fire from spreading.
So far no casualty has been reported.
A spokesman of the Penang International Airport, in a statement, said the fire did not affect the operations there.
“We would like to announce that the airport operations is not effected and runs as normal even though the fire broke out at Batu Maung near the airport area,” he said. – BERNAMA