Fire hits Glorietta mall in Makati

EVACUATION. Shoppers evacuate as a fire hits Glorietta mall in Makati City on May 19, 2019. Photo from Poi Jakosalem

EVACUATION. Shoppers evacuate as a fire hits Glorietta mall in Makati City on May 19, 2019.

Photo from Poi Jakosalem

MANILA, Philippines – A fire hit the Glorietta 2 mall in Makati City on Sunday evening, May 19.

According to Makati City police, the blaze broke out at 6:20 pm inside a milk tea shop under construction on the ground floor.

The fire was declared under control by 6:25 pm and fire out by 6:31 pm.

So far, there are no reports of casualties.

Shoppers immediately evacuated, based on videos and photos posted on social media.

This is not the first fire at Glorietta. In 2017, the mall's roof-deck caught fire– Rappler.com