Jhargram: Tension spread among the patients of Jhargram district hospital after fire broke out in the hospital premises. It has been known that on Thursday, Joint Secretary (Health) Soumen Mondol came to inspect the hospital. All of a sudden fire broke out at the Woman’s ward of the hospital. Although the fire brigade was informed, the hospital staff themselves doused the flames. The incident spread panic among the patients and their relatives. Preliminary investigations have revealed that the fire was caused due short circuit. No serious damage has been done to the hospital.