Fire breaks out at Kolkata's New Market area, no casualties reported

A fire was reported in the busy New Market area of the city and 12 fire engines were sent to the spot to control it. Fire brigade officials said there was no report of any casualty in the blaze though it caused panic in the busy area.

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Fire breaks out at Kolkata's New Market area, no casualties reported

Kolkata: A fire was reported in the busy New Market area of the city and 12 fire engines were sent to the spot to control it.

Fire breaks out at Kolkatas New Market area no casualties reported

Representational Image. PTI

Fire brigade officials said there was no report of any casualty in the blaze though it caused panic in the busy area.

The cause of the fire could not be ascertained immediately, they said.

A shopping mall in the area had been damaged in another fire last month.

PTI

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