Rajdhani Super Market catches massive fire
Published : Wednesday, 20 November, 2019 at 5:41 PM Count : 290
Rajdhani Super Market in city's Tikatuli caught a massive fire on Wednesday evening.
Twenty five units of fire fighters are struggling to put out the blaze.
The flame originated around 5:15pm. No casualty was reported till filing of this report at 5:40pm.
The cause of the fire could not be known immediately.
Fire Service and Civil Defense duty officer Palash Chandra Modak confirmed the matter.
Witnesses said a fire first broke out at a unit on the first floor. Then it engulfed the adjacent shops.
About 30-35 shops of bed sheet, cloth and tailors where the fire broke out and around 1500 shops are in the whole market, they added.
Fire personnel said 14 units of fire extinguishers were first sent to the spot. Seeing massiveness of the blaze, nine more units were sent to the scene.