Kolkata: Chaos spread in the area after fire broke out at a private bank in Harish Mukherjee road.
Fire broke out at the private bank behind Harish park at around 2:30 in the afternoon. The bank was closed as it was a Sunday, hence a holiday.
The locals seeing smoke informed the fire services. Two fire tenders rushed to the spot initially. But later on 2 more fire tenders were pressed into service.
The fire officials entered inside after cutting the shutters. The officials are trying to douse the flames.
As per sources, almost all documents in the bank got gutted in the fire. No reports of injury or casualty. The cause of fire is yet to be known.