70 shanties gut­ted in slum fire in Ro­hini’s Sec­tor 26

Hindustan Times (Delhi) - - HTMETRO - Press Trust of In­dia

NEW DELHI: About 70 shanties were gut­ted af­ter a fire broke out at a slum in Ro­hini, the Delhi Fire Ser­vice said Satur­day.

The in­ci­dent took place on the in­ter­ven­ing night of Fri­day and Satur­day, at Ro­hini’s Sec­tor 26, they said. No ca­su­al­ties have been re­ported. A call was re­ceived by the fire ser­vice around 12.18am and 14 fire ten­ders were rushed to the spot. The fire was brought un­der con­trol by around 4.40am, a se­nior Delhi Fire Ser­vice of­fi­cer said.

The cause of fire is yet to be ascertained, of­fi­cials added.

THE CAUSE OF THE FIRE IS YET TO BE ASCERTAINED, BUT THERE WERE NO CA­SU­AL­TIES RE­PORTED

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