Blaze Guts Five Shops in Vasant Vihar Market

A fire gutted five shops in Vasant Vihar's C Block Market, southwest Delhi. No injuries were reported. The blaze, which likely started from a short circuit, was controlled within an hour by 10 fire tenders called to the scene around 5 am.

PTI | New Delhi | Updated: 15-06-2024 09:14 IST | Created: 15-06-2024 09:14 IST
Blaze Guts Five Shops in Vasant Vihar Market
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In the early hours of Saturday, a fire erupted in Vasant Vihar's C Block Market in southwest Delhi, devastating five shops, officials reported. Remarkably, no injuries were sustained during the incident.

The Delhi Fire Services (DFS) received an emergency call at 5 am and responded swiftly with 10 fire tenders. The blaze was efficiently brought under control within an hour.

Preliminary investigations suggest that the fire originated from a short circuit on the ground floor before spreading to the mezzanine and first floors.

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