New Delhi, Apr 12: A minor fire broke out in the basement of Gujarat Bhavan on Sunday morning.
No casualty was reported in the incident. The Delhi Fire Services said they received a call at 8:10 AM following which eight fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the flames.
"The fire began in the basement where old furniture was stored.The flames were doused by 8:40 AM and no casualty was reported," said a DFS official.
"It was an old banquet hall with old furniture, Gujarat Bhawan administration will look into the matter, we received a call at 8 am, rushed to spot & were able to douse fire in 40 minutes", said Vedpal, Assistant divisional officer, Delhi fire service.
A short circuit is suspected to be the cause of the fire.
Delhi: Minor fire breaks out at Gujarat Bhawan, fire under control. pic.twitter.com/kUwdjwCoIM— ANI (@ANI_news) April 12, 2015