GEORGE TOWN, Oct 15 – Komtar level 5 commercial centre, which is undergoing construction, was destroyed by a fire this morning. Initial investigations showed that the blaze, which started just before 10am, involved the roof structure of the building, located in Jalan Penang.
Fortunately, no one was injured in the incident. A Lebuh Pantai fire and rescue department spokesman said the fire is now under control, adding that the roof is about 21.33m in height. In additional, he also added that the department will investigate the cause of the fire.