Kolkata: A fire broke out in the Alipore Pottery on Saturday morning. Five fire engines have reached the spot to bring the fire under control. The fire brigade officials suspect that the fire was a result of a short circuit of the AC. The people have vacated the pottery and a dense smoke of soot has gripped the area. The traffic of the area is moving at a slow rate and the people of the nearby area is tensed about the spreading of the fire.