New Delhi, April 9: A major fire broke out in a building at Chandni Chowk area of the national capital on Monday, a news agency ANI reported. In the mishap, one person fell unconscious and he was taken to the hospital.

The incident happened during the afternoon. As per the initial reports, 20 fire tenders were rushed to the spot and they helped in dousing the fire. The fire was brought under control and cooling operation underway. The reason behind the fire is yet to be ascertained.

Police also rushed to the spot and tried to stop locals in entering the area. There was no causalities reported. Locals were seen gathered at the spot. This is a developing story and further details are awaited in the accident.