According to reports, the fire broke out at 8.15 am at the gate number 2 of the Film City and four fire engines, five tankers and an ambulance were rushed to the spot, fire brigade officials said.
Although the fire has been brought under control and fortunately no casualties have been reported, but the set is reportedly completely destroyed and reduced to ashes.
The extent of the damage and cause of the fire are yet to be ascertained. The famous singer Sonu Nigam, who was to attend Kapil's show this week tweeted:
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet blockquote"><p>Can u all imagine! I get prepared for Comedy Nights with Kapil, and d set burns into ashes d same day.</p>— Sonu Nigam (@sonuniigaam) <a href="https://twitter.com/sonuniigaam/statuses/382746900664811520">September 25, 2013</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>