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Published 10:40 IST, May 29th 2024

BREAKING: Massive Fire Engulfs Chandni Chowk; 5 Shops Damaged, 17 Cars Gutted

A massive fire broke out in north Delhi's Chandni Chowk area in the early hours of Wednesday. Total 5 shops were damaged in the fire.

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New Delhi: A massive fire broke out in north Delhi's Chandni Chowk area in the early hours of Wednesday. Total 5 shops were damaged in the fire that engulfed the area. However, no one was injured in the incident, they said.

According to a Delhi Fire Service (DFS) official, five shops located near Fatehpuri Masjid caught fire.

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A call regarding the blaze was received at 3.12 am and eight fire tenders were pressed into service. The fire was doused by 5 am, he said.

In yet another incident, 17 cars were gutted by fire that broke out at a civic authority-run parking lot in east Delhi's Madhu Vihar area around midnight, the officer said.

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The incident was reported at 1.17 am and nine fire tenders were pressed into service and they controlled the blaze in four hours, he said, adding that no one got injured in the incident.

 

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10:40 IST, May 29th 2024