Delhi: Chandni Chowk wholesale market fire guts over 50 shops

Delhi: Chandni Chowk wholesale market fire guts over 50 shops
Delhi: Chandni Chowk wholesale market fire guts over 50 shops

As police were working to put out the blaze since Thursday night, over 50 shops in the Bhagirat Palace wholesale market in Chandni Chowk were destroyed.

According to them, no injuries have been reported so far.

In response to the fire, 40 fire tenders were rushed to the scene at 9.19 pm on Thursday. The fire department is currently using 20 fire tenders to put out the flames.

Several adjacent shops dealing in electrical appliances were affected by the fire that broke out at one shop, officials said.

The fire has been brought under control by 20 fire tenders, but the cause of the fire is unknown, according to an official.