Kolkata: The massive fire at Bagri Market in the Burrabazar area has been brought under control after three days. Now pocket fire is the main cause of fear, said police official. Meanwhile, Police and Calcutta municipality engaged in a cold war with the removal of burnt materials.
Fire suddenly broke out on Tuesday night. Pocket fire may cause of this. There will be fear of pocket fire until the burned material is removed, said fire officials.
Who is responsible for moving this bulky content? The police and fire officials said that the municipality is responsible for that. But municipality workers did not see anywhere on Wednesday.
A senior police officer said, “Municipality workers are allowed to go inside the market to clean the garbage after getting nod from Police and fire officials. But no one is seen in the spot. Anytime this garbage may cause untoward incident. The owner and CEO of Bagri market went missing on Sunday, police sources said.