Dunlop: A major fire broke out near North 24 Parganas’ Dunlop’s Belgharia expressway. The fire broke out in several temporary houses and there is a high-rise near it. Chaos has spread as a result of it.
The fire services suspect that the fire can spread any time. The cars are being evacuated which are on the road. Primary inspections reveal that the fire broke out after cylinders had burst. The locals are being evacuated too.
The fire soon spread nearby. The locals tried dousing the fire. 8 fire tenders were pressed into service.
No reports of casualties. 6 shanties were gutted in the fire.