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Massive fire breaks out in Central Kolkata

IANS  |  Kolkata 

A massive fire broke out in Central Kolkata's Market on Sunday but there were no reports of any or injury.

"The fire erupted around 2.45 a.m.. Almost 30 fire engines have been deployed. We are trying our level best to bring the fire under control," the said.

said: "There is no report of any or of anyone being trapped inside."

rushed to the spot and said: "It is very difficult to douse the massive fire. The road is very congested, the fire-fighters are finding it difficult to place the ladders. The fire is spreading to different floors."

He said the building was filled with inflammable materials.

lamented that the fire couldn't be controlled even after the passage of almost 10 hours.

"We have suffered a massive loss before Durga Pujas," said a woman.



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First Published: Sun, September 16 2018. 15:08 IST