Battling blaze head-on

A firefighter covered with aqueous film-forming foam, a type of firefighting foam, amid efforts to control a blaze that broke out in a thinner manufacturing plant on the outskirts of Ahmedabad in the western state of Gujarat, India, on Thursday. A vi
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A firefighter covered with aqueous film-forming foam, a type of firefighting foam, amid efforts to control a blaze that broke out in a thinner manufacturing plant on the outskirts of Ahmedabad in the western state of Gujarat, India, on Thursday. A video shown on TV9 Gujarati showed that the fire was put under control after firefighters sprayed the foam into the building.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 13, 2018, with the headline 'Battling blaze head-on'. Print Edition | Subscribe