No casualties reported
Panic spread among residents of the area after fire broke out on the third floor of a building at Mangal Bazar in Vadodara on Thursday night. The adjoining clothing godown was also engulfed in flames after the blaze spread further. Fire brigade control the fire after lots of effort.
A fire broke out at night in a closed house on the third floor of Parikh Sadan in Mangalbazar area of Vadodara city. The fire soon spread to a nearby clothing godown. Locals informed the fire brigade and the team rushed to the spot. The fire brigade started extinguishing the fire and control the fire after lots of efforts due to narrow lanes in the area.
The fire brigade control the flames in quick time before it spread further. was contained at the time of the count. Preliminary investigations revealed that the cause of fire was Chinese balloon used in Uttarayan.