Kolkata, November 5: Fire breaks out in a high rise building, identified as Apeejay House in Park Street, Kolkata. According to an ANI update, 10 fire tenders have reached the spot to douse the flames from the multi-storey building. According to reports, the fire has been caused due to a short circuit in the server room. Kolkata Bagri Market Fire: Firefighting Operations Still On After 30 Hours.
The Kolkata Traffic Police has said that all vehicles have been stopped from entering Park Street. It has caused a lot of inconvenience to the commuters, considering today is Monday, and the start of the week before offices go on leave for Kali Puja and Diwali.
In September, a huge fire broke out at Kolkata's Bagri market on Canning Street on Sunday. The firefighting operation continued for more than 30 hours. In the horrific fire, more than 100 shops were gutted, but there were no casualties.