Kolkata: A massive fire has broken out at Hatibagan market area of Kolkata. 12 fire tenders have been pressed into service. According to sources, the fire broke out at a cloth shop and from there spread to other shps nearby. Panic has spread in the area due to the fire and traffic from Hatibagan to Shyambazar has been brought to a halt. According to Preliminary reports the fire broke out due to a short circuit. Top officials of the fire department have reached the spot and are closely monitoring the situation. No casualties have so far been reported.