New Delhi: A massive fire broke out on the fourth floor of Delhi’s Nirman Bhawan in the Central Secretariat area, that houses several government offices. No injuries have been reported so far, Fire fighting operations are still underway. Also Read - Railways Ministry to Stay Closed on July 14, 15 After Officials Found COVID Positive in Rail Bhawan
The fire department received a call at 9:01 AM and five fire tenders immediately rushed to the spot. According to reports, it was a printer on the fourth floor of the building that started the fire. Also Read - Massive Fire Breaks Out at Delhi Gate, One Dead
The Nirman Bhawan houses several central ministry offices, including the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Health Ministry and others. Also Read - Delhi Rain News: IMD Forecasts Thundershowers For Capital, Nearby Areas For Next 72 Hours
Last week, in a major fire, about 250 shanties were gutted in southeast Delhi’s Tughlaqabad area. No one was injured in the incident.