Accidents & Disasters

Fire Breaks Out At Parking Lot Near Aero India In Bengaluru: LIVE Updates

Written By Monica Aggarwal | Mumbai | Published:

Update at 2:26 PM: Fire under control now. Over 300 cars gutted.

Update at 1:47 PM: Visuals of the fire: ANI

 Massive fire broke out at the vehicle parking near the venue of the Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka Air Force Station in Bengaluru resulting in approximately 80-100 cars gutted in the aftermath. As per sources, a private car caught fire while it was parked at the parking lot of the event. Prima facie says that the dry grass in the parking lot caught fire and spread to the nearby cars.

Several fire tenders were rushed to douse the fire. No injuries have been reported yet. 

More details awaited.