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Brazil: huge fire ravages Sao Paolo favela

Brazil: huge fire ravages Sao Paolo favela
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A huge fire has caused much damage in a poor district of Brazil’s largest city Sao Paolo.

The authorities said at least 120 houses were destroyed. Many families are said to have been made homeless.

Dozens of firefighters battled the blaze for hours but it had quickly taken hold.

No details of casualties were immediately given.

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