Karan Johar’s Dharma productions’ godown catches fire, staircase collapses !
Karan Johar’s production house Dharma Productions’ godown at Cama Industrial Estate, Goregaon East in Mumbai caught fire at 2:30 in the morning. Due to the fire, many props including books were damaged. The fire was contained in the second floor of the ground-plus-two-storey mostly.
As many as eight fire engines were deployed to bring the fire under control. Fortunately, there was no loss of lives and the fire was put out in just three hours. The production house has leased the unit from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation(BMC) and it was used for storage purpose, mostly to store clothes, shooting and office pieces of equipment etc.
According to reports, some of the material that was destroyed belonged to Dharma Productions’ upcoming projects that include Student Of The Year 2, Drive, Good News, Brahmastra and Takht.
It was Karan Johar's father who started the Dharma production house and in 2004 Karan took the reins.