Rahat Bakers Cantt. Ablazed

Daily Khabrain is reporting that the famous Rahat bakery in DHA Lahore Cantt. at Sarwar Road caught a fire this morning. Fire has done some serious damage to the building & bakery itself. Fortunately there was no loss of human life.

i hope they restart their operations, atleast i counted it as one of good bakeries in Lahore.

9 Comments so far

  1. Hasan Mubarak (unregistered) on October 26th, 2007 @ 8:28 pm

    Is it the same Rahat Bakery near Fortress Stadium or some other in DHA??


  2. binary-zero (unregistered) on October 26th, 2007 @ 9:08 pm

    correct it is the same.


  3. Hasan Mubarak (unregistered) on October 26th, 2007 @ 9:22 pm

    Oh! I hope it didn’t cause any harm to the personnel.

    I got confused after reading your first line. I think DHA needs to be corrected…


  4. binary-zero (unregistered) on October 26th, 2007 @ 9:36 pm

    correct, its actually Cantt. Area


  5. suh (unregistered) on October 26th, 2007 @ 11:37 pm

    i thought this had closed down and a plaza was ing made on its side.


  6. Usman Farooq (unregistered) on October 28th, 2007 @ 12:38 am

    OMG…i lived right next to the Rahat Bakery, i grew up there. This is so sad, i hope their were no causalities. On my last trip to Pakistan i went to browse the bakery and the general store, it was nice to see how they grew from just a one story bakery to multi story departmental store with all sorts of merchandise. I really hope they recover from this and weather if they had any type of insurance which will help them rebuild.


  7. exciton (unregistered) on November 1st, 2007 @ 3:40 am

    Interestingly enough, not only I grew up on their bread, but I and the family even knew the (late) founder too personally. The main main, forget his name, who founded this operation passed away several years ago.

    Back in 70’s this was a one shop operation. Earlier (60s?), the founder used to personally deliver bread to the homes on the back of a bicycle. Talk about realizing your dreams — happens in Pakland too for some!

    Would be curious as to the cause of the fire.
    Still this is sad.


  8. Naveed Mahmood (unregistered) on November 2nd, 2007 @ 4:06 pm

    Salam.

    I search for a job as a baker in pakistan-i m a baker from germany.but i dont know how many i can earn in pakistan as a baker.so please can someone tell me something about it.


  9. Pretty Simple (unregistered) on November 2nd, 2007 @ 5:47 pm

    :|…..If u can post it here, u can drop ur CV personally at famous bakeries. U can also find job via classified ads, go and grab some newspapers.



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