Kolkata: A fire broke out on Thursday between Rabindra Sadan and Maidan metro station in Kolkata, news agency ANI reported. The fire was doused immediately. The incident took place over half-an-hour ago.

Meanwhile, passengers are being evacuated.

The Kolkata metro station told ANI, “the fire has been put off by our staff through water from fire hydrants. West Bengal Fire Service and Kolkata Police Disaster Management group attending.Passengers being evacuated.”