The fire was doused by 3:30 am and cooling process initiated, the fire official said, adding that while no casualty was reported, a woman sustained minor burn injuries.
Police received a call at around 12:30 am regarding fire incident. They rushed to the spot. No casualty has been reported, a senior police officer said.
"A 40-year-old woman, Sehanaaz Begum, suffered minor burn injuries on her right hand while she was taking her belongings out of the fire," fire officials said.
Delhi Minister for Home and Urban Development Satyendar Jain tweeted "Have visited and inspected the Shaheed Bhagat Singh shanties and directed the District Magistrate and the Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB) to rehabilitate those affected."
The incident happened day after a massive fire engulfed a hotel in central Delhi's congested Karol Bagh area, killing 17 people, including two people who jumped off the building in a desperate bid to save themselves.
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