Kolkata: A major fire broke out at a multi-storey building in Kolkata’s Chandni Chowk area on the wee hours of Sunday. The business complex housing the Jyoti cinema has been evacuated and firefighters are fighting to douse the flames.
So far no casualty has been reported but losses to property is likely. The reason causing the fire is not yet known but a short-circuit is suspected to be the cause. Fire and emergency services minister Sovan Chatterjee has headed to the spot to asses the situation.